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How To Manually Remove Computer Viruses Without Antivirus Software

Do I Have a Virus? My Computer is Acting Weird! If your computer is acting weird—displaying pop-ups from programs you’ve never heard of, showing your desktop icons running away from your computer mouse, or suddenly running terribly slow—your computer may be infected. These behaviors are more often than not a […]

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There’s a new problem with SSL called “Logjam”, here’s what you need to know

It seems like we just got over the Heartbleed vulnerability, but there’s another major flaw with SSL called “logjam” that affects a number of fundamental Web protocols. The bug affects an algorithm called the “Diffie-Hellman key exchange” which allows protocols such as HTTPS, SSH, IPsec, SMTPS to negotiate a shared key and […]


“WinYahoo” PUP Modifies Chrome Secure Preferences

Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) continue to plague consumers with annoying software that interferes with everyday computer use. This kind of software bloats a filesystem, fills up memory with garbage, and places advertisements and toolbars in web browsers. Because of these behaviors, many of you who read our blog know we take […]

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“Your Account PayPal Has Been Limited” Phishing Scam

“Your Account PayPal Has Been Limited” Phishing Scam

There’s a “Your account has been limited” email in circulation, targeting users of PayPal. The mail, which (bizarrely) claims to come from servicesATapple.com, claims that the account needs to be unlocked by confirming the potential victim’s identity. The Email reads as follows: Your Account PayPal Has Been Limited ! Dear Customer, […]