Category Archives: Adware & Malware

Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #768– Available Online

Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #768– Available Online NOTE: To all our Canadian Friends. We wished you a belated happy Canada Day. We stand corrected. Instead of a belated Happy Canada Day we wish you a HAPPY CANADA DAY! Thanks to all of you who wrote and corrected me (TC). It was my mistake. Enjoy… Read More »

The FBI Wants YOU… to reboot your router

The FBI Wants YOU… to reboot your router If you use a home or office router, there’s a chance your router may be infected with “VPNFilter” a type of Russia malware designed to infect routers and cause them to stop working or maybe, even worse, pilfer private & personal information as it passes through the… Read More »

Driver Scams are Bigger Than Ever… BEWARE!

Driver Scams are Bigger Than Ever… BEWARE! You know what makes me angry? You know what makes me so angry I could gnaw the bark off a Maple tree? Companies that stoop to fraud and deceit to lure and trick people into downloading, installing or buying something… most of the time something worthless. And few do… Read More »

FixMeStick Rears Its Ugly Head Again

FixMeStick Rears Its Ugly Head [Again] With slick Madison-Ave style commercials, glitzy props and paid actors, FixMeStick reminds us that you don’t have to honest to get rich, you just need some good snake oil and a willingness to lie. FixMeStick, is not new, it’s been around for at least 4 years – but the… Read More »

Microsoft Support Scams are Alive and Well

Microsoft Tech Support Scams are Alive and Well The Microsoft tech support scams are on the loose again. In the past week we had five emails from people who were tricked into calling a fake Microsoft number. The fact is that these “Your computer is infected – call this number” popups are simply advertisements superbly… Read More »