Category Archive: Security

Apr 08

How to Defeat CryptoLocker

Many people have been hit with the Cryptolocker virus, effectively hijacking their files unless they have a backup.  Well, now you can get your files back, assuming you have System Restore turned on. Here is an article on how to get your files back after a Cryptolocker infection: http://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/show/70476-how-to-beat-cryptolocker?utm_source=swemail&utm_medium=newsletterresource&utm_campaign=0408 Hope that saves some headaches!

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Sep 26

HTTPS IS BROKEN!!!

Warning:  HTTPS is no longer secure. If possible, set your browser to use TLS 1.2 and undo all other encryption options (SSL3, TSL1.0). This will break a number of web sites you visit, but you will be secure. Read all about it here. Update:  There is quite a bit of talk on the interwebs regarding …

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