Category Archives: Privacy

The Keylogger In Windows 10

The Keylogger In Windows 10 There’s a big uproar on Reddit and other sites about a “keylogger” that is built into Windows 10.  A keylogger is generally considered spyware as it logs and record every keystroke on a PC. The recent commotion is mostly about exaggerated information and hyperbole, including the claim that Microsoft is… Read More »

Microsoft is NEVER Going to Tell You That Your Computer is Infected!

Microsoft is NEVER Going to Tell You That Your Computer is Infected In the past, most people who have run into the Tech Support or Microsoft Tech Support Scam have been contacted by scammers and warned by telephone that their computers are infected or compromised. But lately, it’s been the fake “your computer is infected… Read More »

Wake Up Yahoo: You’re the Security Problem… Not Me!

Wake Up Yahoo: You’re the Security Problem… Not Me! Introduction A while back, we published an article urging those with Yahoo accounts to close their accounts and get a Gmail account or an Outlook.com account. We still recommend that you cancel your Yahoo account by following the instructions here.  However knowing that many will continue… Read More »