Someone just tried to scam me over the phone!

I just received one of those calls you hear about on Web sites where a “technician” calls to tell you that your computer is infected. Obviously, I was the wrong person to call…I asked him “which computer? I have six.” He then said it was the one I use most often. I then told him ...

Important unscheduled update to Internet Explorer in Windows

Important unscheduled update to Internet Explorer in Windows
Sometimes it happens on a full moon and once a month IT administrators and some knowing home users take place in “Patch Tuesday”, that is, if you’re running Microsoft products. It’s where Microsoft releases all their security updates to their operating systems. If your Windows PC is set to receive automatic updates, you just muddle ...