Reimaging vs Reformatting: What’s the Difference?

If your computer is running low on storage space, you should consider either reimaging or reformatting it. Both processes will free up space by deleting files. While similar, though, reimaging and reformatting aren’t the same. Each process works in a different way, so you need to familiarize yourself with their nuances before proceeding to reimage…

Is Adware Really a Threat?

When compared to other cyber threats, including worms and viruses, adware typically ranks as a low-level threat. It doesn’t have the same crippling effects on a victim’s computer, nor does it capture or steal sensitive data. With that said, however, adware can pose security risks. If your small business’s computers or devices are infected with…

The Rise of Multipartite Viruses: What You Should Know

Have you heard of multipartite viruses? Also known simply as a multi-part virus, they’ve become increasingly common in recent years. Multipartite viruses are often considered more problematic than traditional computer viruses because of their ability to spread in multiple ways. As a result, you should closely monitor your small business’s information technology (IT) for signs…