Category Archives: Malware

The Truth About Windows Defender

The Truth About Windows Defender Microsoft Windows Defender continues its attempts to gain a foothold in the world of PC security, but in our world it’s going to have a really hard time doing that. Let’s just say … “Fool me once, shame on me; fool me twice, shame on you.” Actually, this would be… Read More »

Announcing our brand new 2017 Cloudeight InfoAve Premium Volume 14 E-book

Announcing our brand new 2017 Cloudeight InfoAve Premium Volume 14 E-book We’re excited to announce that our new 2017 Cloudeight InfoAve Premium Volume 14 E-Book is available now! Our Cloudeight InfoAve Premium E-book Volume 14 includes all the content from every issue of Cloudeight InfoAve Premium from the past year! Our Cloudeight InfoAve Volume 14… Read More »

Grab a Pickaxe! Let’s Go Mining for Digital Currency

Grab a Pickaxe! Let’s Go Mining for Digital Currency If you don’t know what cryptocurrency is, we’re going to give you some simple background information so that you can understand what’s about to transform the world of adware and maybe even alter the way malware works The most well-known cryptocurrency is Bitcoin. Bitcoin became popular… Read More »

Warning: Beware of Driver Scams 

Warning: Beware of Driver Scams We published this article several months ago…and wouldn’t you know… things have only gotten worse since then. Driver scams abound. There are so many of them out there now, that whenever you search for drivers you’ll find more results for scams and malware than you will for factual, helpful information.… Read More »

Tech Support Scams, Microsoft Support Scams: Scams Scams Everywhere!

Tech Support Scams, Microsoft Support Scams: Scams Scams Everywhere! We published this article in May 2017 – focusing then on the Microsoft support scams going around at the time. This is a big update to that post and we’ve included even more screen shots of Microsoft tech support scams and other tech support scams –… Read More »

Another Global Ransomware Attack is Under Way

The following article was written by and is provided courtesy of our friends at Emsisoft. We thought you’d be interested to know that another ransomware attack has been launched worldwide. Those of you who are using Emsisoft are protected from this and other virulent ransomware and malware. Here’s the article from Emsisoft… so you’ll be… Read More »