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Your Facebook “Friends” Could Be Social Media Scammers

Over 12% of PC Users Still Using Windows 7 Without Security Updates

  At RB’s Computer Service, we were stunned but not surprised to recently read that over 12% of PC users are still using Windows 7, even though Microsoft is no longer providing security updates and security patches for it.  Digging a...

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Backups vs Disaster Recovery: Is your computer network protected?

Many people believe disaster recovery is the same thing as backing up a computer network.  Although the lines seem blurred, the reality is they perform very different functions when you need them.  The data protection landscape is filled...

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Protect Your Computer Network from Russian Cyber-Attacks

Sidestep Social Media Scams in 2022

A common stereotype is that Facebook and Instagram are social media platforms for “old people.”  But, as a recent Federal Trade Commission Report (FTC) demonstrates, younger people are becoming the biggest victims of social media...

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Cryptocurrency Risks for Beginners

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What is “Killware” and Should it Concern You?

Up until now, hackers and cyber criminals have principally focused on causing monetary damage.  Ransomware is the best example of this, and RB’s Computer Service has written extensively on how to protect your network from...

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Ransomware Demands and Payments Hit New Records

In addition to ransomware demands and payments hitting new records, the recent ransomware attack on software firm Kaseya threatened businesses worldwide.  In response, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has published a...

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