Antivirus scan running on a computer at The City Technology Group

Why is Antivirus Software Important

One of the best ways to protect yourself from cyber-crime is by installing anti-virus software on your computer, tablet PC or smartphone. A good antivirus program will What is a computer virus A computer virus, sometimes called malware, is a computer program that is installed on your computer without your knowledge. The intent of this

End of life software is a security risk

The dangers of End of Life Software

Some things are built to last. Unfortunately, technology isn’t one of those things. Software has a lifecycle. It does have a point where it ends, even if it takes a decade to get there. “End–of–life” or EOL is a term used by software vendors indicating that it is ending or limiting it’s support on the product and/or

FBI Scammers Message

Technical Support Scams

The Federal Bureau of Investigation recently issued an alert about the rise in tech support scams spreading across the country.  Fake pop-up ads are fairly common – many of us have seen that scam “Warning! Your computer may have a virus!” message at least once in our connected lives. This usually happens if you click