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Amazon Basics products that won’t blowup, catch on fire, or explode

News stores cause panic for a small amount of people and this changes their entire perception of a product or company. Recently, reports about “Amazon Basics” products line has brought to light that some of their products have caught fire, exploded, or caught on fire. People are up in arms that Amazon hasn’t pulled those […]

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Guides Microsoft Security

Reinstall Windows 10 from scratch

Unlike every previous version of Windows, if you reinstall Windows 10 on the same computer where it was previously activated, it will automatically activate once reinstalled. Most people suffer through the terrible slowness of Windows, but you can wipe your computer and start over for free! You need a DVD drive or USB to create […]

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Chromebook Tip

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Data Breaches Government Internet Privacy Security

Ransomware | CISA

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has observed an increase in ransomware attacks across the world: See CISA’s Awareness Briefings on Combating Ransomware, Joint Ransomware Statement, and CISA Insights – Ransomware Outbreak.   — Read on us-cert.cisa.gov/Ransomware

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Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks | CISA

What is a social engineering attack? In a social engineering attack, an attacker uses human interaction (social skills) to obtain or compromise information about an organization or its computer systems. An attacker may seem unassuming and respectable, possibly claiming to be a new employee, repair person, or researcher and even offering credentials to support that […]