Category Archives: Security

Check Your Router to Make Sure It’s Hacker-free

Check Your Router to Make Sure It’s Hacker-free You’re doing everything right – using good security software,  a strong Wi-Fi network password so you’re safe, right. Well, probably. Hackers are nothing if not innovative and they can break into a router using what’s known as DNS-hijacking.  And if your router is compromised, so are all… Read More »

IRS Scams and Tech Support Scams

IRS Scams & Tech Support Scams It’s tax season here in the USA and that means not only do you have to be careful about tech-support / your-computer-is-infected telephone scams, this time of year you have to worry about tax scams and folks impersonating IRS officials. An IRS agent is not going to call you… Read More »

How to Reset Firefox and Clear Browsing History

How to Reset Firefox and Clear Browsing History For the most part, the current Scam du Jour, generally affects Chrome users. But it can affect Firefox users too, so we’ve written this post for to show you how to reset Firefox and clear your Firefox browsing history (if you’re using Chrome see this post.) How to… Read More »

How to Reset Chrome and Clear Browsing History

How to Reset Chrome and Clear Browsing History In light of the recently exposed tech support scam (see this post) that affects Chrome browsers (and possibly Firefox), it’s important that immediately after the attack that you reset your Chrome browser and remove all browsing history. In this article we show you how to reset Chrome… Read More »