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Yes, we were hacked

Yes, we were hacked

In spite of our best efforts, we were hacked, as regulars might have noticed. A so far indeterminate number of our postings were affected. We have intensified our security and also had a professional malware check run, which turned up no anomalies.  If you see any off-color verbiage and strange html language in postings, please […]

Energy Companies Attacked by Powerful Malware

Energy Companies Attacked by Powerful Malware

The version of destructive computer virus Shamoon was being employed to attack computers in Saudi Arabia and other regions in mid-November, as revealed by US Security firms. International sources recently reported that four years ago the same virus attack had caused damage to tens of thousands of computers at Middle Eastern energy companies. CrowdStrike, Palo […]

Hackers Are Watching Through Your Webcam

Hackers Are Watching Through Your Webcam

*Article courtesy Israel Homeland Security

New Android Malware Targets Facebook users

New Android Malware Targets Facebook users

Posted by Natalie Novitski *Article courtesy Israel Homeland Security

Computer Security

Computer Security

by Beers R Us This is a guide to get you started securing your home network and computers. We won’t dive into the intricate parts of each software package but if you have any specific questions you can shoot an email to [email protected] Security should be done in layers. We’ll start with a basic 3 […]

How to keep your computer running in tip-top shape

How to keep your computer running in tip-top shape

By Beers R Us Computers gather trash just like we do. When they gather too much, or collect bad trash, they slow down. A computer registry is like a Honey Do List. When the computer starts a process it starts at the top of the list and works its way down until it finds what […]