Phishing scams As the holiday season fast approaches so do the inevitable phishing scams. What's a phishing scam? Fraudsters may use a practice called phishing to try to obtain your sensitive data such as usernames, passwords, and credit card information. These fraudsters impersonate legitimate companies or people, sending emails, text messages containing links that attempt … Continue reading Holiday season phishing
I'm not a tech-person per se but from time to time friends and family ask me to help them out with their 'computer problems.' Recently a friend told me that her laptop fan was always running. She had been told by a local tech store the fan was to protect her laptop from over-heating, which is … Continue reading Why is the fan on my computer always running?