Category Archives: Malware

CCleaner Hacked Again – Maybe It’s Time You Used Something Else

CCleaner Hacked Again – Maybe It’s Time You Used Something Else We have never been fans of CCleaner and we’ve never recommended it. CCleaner got even worse when Avast/AVG purchased it from Piraform.  We have consistently advised our readers to steer clear of CCleaner – even before Piraform sold it to Avast. There are better free PC Cleanup… Read More »

Wednesday Newsbytes: Windows 11 Gets New Backup Feature; New Settings App in Windows 11 is a Mind Reader; How the FBI Removed Oakbot from Infected PCs: Whiffy Malware Sends Hackers Your Location… and more!

    Wednesday Newsbytes: Windows 11 Gets New Backup Feature; New Settings App in Windows 11 is a Mind Reader; How the FBI Removed Oakbot from Infected PCs: Whiffy Malware Sends Hackers Your Location… and more! Every day we scan the tech world for interesting news in the world of technology and sometimes from outside the world of… Read More »

Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 071523

    Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 071523 July is half-over and summer is flying by. Hope all of you in the northern half of the globe are enjoying the summer. And for our friends living down under, we hope your winter’s been a good one. And, of course, it’s Saturday and time for another edition of… Read More »

Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 042223

    Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 042223 April is flying by! In our little town, the fruit trees are blossoming and the forests are turning green. And as per usual, the weather is topsy turvy going from downright hot one day to bone-chilling cold the next as winter fights summer in the annual battle that winter… Read More »

Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 040823

    Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 040823 Easter is a time of renewal and rebirth. Regardless of your religion, Easter is a good time to remember that it’s never too late to become a better person, forgive others, and tell someone how much you love them. Our best wishes to you and those you love for… Read More »

Wednesday Newsbytes: IRS Approved e-File Distributes Malware; You’re Probably in a Police Lineup; ChatGPT Acuses Teacher of Sexual Harassment; MS Edge to Allow Users to Block Video AutoPlay; TikTok Bans Explained… and more!

    Wednesday Newsbytes: IRS Approved e-File Distributes Malware; You’re Probably in a Police Lineup; ChatGPT Acuses Teacher of Sexual Harassment; MS Edge to Allow Users to Block Video AutoPlay; TikTok Bans Explained… and more! Every day we scan the tech world for interesting news in the world of technology and sometimes from outside the world of technology.… Read More »