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More Email Safety Tips – .TIFF Files and Fake Emails

  Posted Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 at 8:36 pm

We wanted to make you aware of some more email scams we’re seeing, and pass along the information so you can keep yourself protected. One is involving “.TIFF or .TIF”  files. This is a picture format that is often used … Continue reading

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Cryptolocker Virus

  Posted Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 at 3:46 pm

We wanted to make you aware of a virus that is making the rounds and can have devastating effects on the data on your computer. The name of the virus is called Cryptolocker, and one of the ways we are … Continue reading

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Scams When Using a Search Engine

  Posted Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 4:47 pm

You are in the middle of printing invitations to an upcoming birthday party and suddenly the printer stops working. You check the paper tray, pull open the ink drawer and replace ink, yet are unable to get it fixed. You … Continue reading

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Avoid Phone Scams

  Posted Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 at 9:41 pm

We are letting you know of a current scam that is affecting a lot of our customers recently. You may get a call from someone or a company claiming to be Microsoft, telling you they need to gain remote access … Continue reading

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Scammers, liars, and thieves, oh my!!

  Posted Thursday, March 25th, 2010 at 5:24 pm

Greetings – I’ve been hearing ads on the radio recently asking ‘Is your computer running slowly?’ They then go on to spew out a bunch of techno-babble about how your computer ‘might be infected with spam, popups, adware’ etc. “Don’t … Continue reading

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