Archive for June, 2011

Facebook Virus

Monday, June 27th, 2011

I read a post on Facebook today that another virus is attacking computers again. This un-named rogue virus supposedly invades your PC, runs rampant through your contact list and bank accounts and destroys your computer.

Sometimes stories get told and re-told until they are larger than the original, kind of like that big fish I caught last weekend. Every time I tell a friend about that big ol’ largemouth bass, it grows an inch and gains a pound.

Too bad it jumped out of my bucket, back into the pond and swam away.   ;-/

bassTim Grier

www.CETofNC.com

Mobile Malware Alert

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

I read this article on CNN Tech and thought I should share it.

This week, mobile security provider Lookout is warning Android users of a new twist on malware (one of the key mobile security risks I covered last week).

There’s a malicious app called GGTracker, which tricks you into installing it by leading you to a fake version of Google’s Android Market.

Read More the article at CNN Tech

If you think your machine is infected with malware or a virus, call me for help removing it.

Tim Grier

www.CETofNC.com

This week, mobile security provider Lookout is warning Android users of a new twist on malware (one of the key mobile security risks I covered last week).
There’s a malicious app called GGTracker, which tricks you into installing it by leading you to a fake version of Google’s Android Market.