How Screen Locker Ransomware Works

Ransomware has quickly become one of the most common cyber threats plaguing businesses’ information technology (IT) infrastructures. Statistics show, in fact, that ransomware accounts for roughly 15% of all cybersecurity-related insurance claims. While there are different types of ransomware, however, screen lockers are particularly common. If you run a small business, you should take precautions…

6 Signs Your Computer Needs More RAM

How much does Random Access Memory (RAM) does your computer have? Not to be confused with disk space, RAM is responsible for storing and reading data on the fly. Each time your computer is turned off, data stored in RAM is automatically deleted. Unfortunately, insufficient RAM may result in several symptoms, some of which include…

The The Internet of Things (IoT) Is Officially Here

Have you heard of the Internet of Things (IoT)? Even if you have little or no knowledge of information technology (IT) trends, you’ve probably heard of or seen this term used. In recent years, the IoT has become a hot topic among business owners and IT professionals alike. As more and more internet-connected devices are…

Deleting vs Quarantining Malware: Which Is Best?

If your computer has been infected with malware, you can often resolve it by either deleting or quarantining the malicious files. Most anti-malware software can perform both of these operations. Whether you delete or quarantine the malware, it should resolve the problem by removing the threat from your computer. With that said, deleting malware isn’t…