How do you get Kaspersky — or any antivirus — off your computer?

You ask, we answer. This week is the deadline for U.S. government contractors to get Kaspersky software off their computers. Some people outside of government work are following suit and…

Read More

Scam Alert #5 – Stealing your phone number & fake keypads

How hard is it for someone to steal your phone number? Not as hard as you might think. And once they get it, they can use it to intercept your messages and…

Read More

Scam Alert #4 – Porn ads for kids & disappearing banks

It may be time for a phone check. Are you getting a fake e-mail from the Secretary of State?  Are your kids getting porn ads in their favorite app? Find…

Read More

When hackers go for the safety alarm at a plant

You see it in the movies — evil hackers taking over nuclear plants and factories and setting off explosions. In real life, attackers aren’t doing that. But they’re inching closer….

Read More

Scam Alert #3 — Coin hacks & fake Netflix emails

Watch your wallet — your digital wallet, that is.  Thieves are taking a liking to Bitcoin and other crypto coins, and they’re draining online wallets of your crypto cash. We…

Read More

What is the deal with keyloggers?

  You ask, we answer! Here’s a new question on security from our #AskArcher show. Audrey asks about keyloggers.  “Here’s my question: for keyloggers, can you get them on your…

Read More