All Posts by Shawn Abraham

5 Best Parental Control Software

“In this post, I’ll share the five best parental control software that will help you keep your child safe from the uncensored Internet and supervise them online.”As a parent, it can be quite stressful to think of all the faceless beasts out there who can harm your child while they are online. Yes, the truth […]

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Should I pay Ransom to Malware Creators?

Losing access to your business documents or precious photographs is something we wish you never experience. However, if you are unlucky and find yourself attacked by malware that is asking for a ransom to release all the files on your system, the question may arise: Should I pay ransom to Malware Creators?Our simple answer and […]

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Test Antivirus Software

How to Test Antivirus?

Antivirus are serious business. You need to have one guarding your system, along with a firewall, and ensure that all your security software is kept updated. Your antivirus downloads all the newest virus definitions, and you make sure to deploy all the latest security patches for your security programs.But setting up your defenses is one […]

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How Antivirus Works?

It stands to reason, then, that antivirus programs are some of the most advanced security software available these days. Most of these offer advanced features to stop viruses and worms from getting into your system and causing harm.Here’s a detailed look at how antivirus software works, and how it stands guard to protect your PC […]

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List of Types of Malware

Malware is a piece of bad news wrapped up in software. That’s the long and short of it. Malicious software coded with the intent of causing harm to a user, a system, or a network is nothing new, but what’s scary is its continuing evolution into new and invisible forms of threats.To combat cyber threats […]

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How to Protect from WannaCry Ransomware

On 12th May, there was a major outbreak of ransomware called WannaCry (or WannaCrypt, WanaCrypt0r 2.0, Wanna Decryptor). It has infected 230,000 computers in 150 countries within a short span of time. Europol has described as unprecedented in scale, never heard or known in the history.Once infected, ransomware locks all the files on computer and […]

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How to Detect Keyloggers?

Do you think someone is monitoring your keystrokes?Is someone managing to get the log of the keystrokes you type remotely? If you’re concerned, you need a reliable keylogger detector to catch that.What is Keylogger?Keylogger is a type of software or hardware used to capture every keystroke input from a user’s keyboard. It then creates a […]

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What is Spyware

As the name suggests, Spyware is a type of spying software. Specifically, Spyware is a kind of malware that is deployed to keep track of activities on a computer and gather information without the user’s consent.The main motive of a spyware program is to monitor activity and send it to the developer (hacker) discreetly. It […]

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