Be Wary Of Cyber Thugs

Posted by on Jun 24, 2011 in Online Security | 0 comments

I was talking to a customer earlier in the week who had received a call from someone who stated that his company was contracted by Microsoft. He said that they had detected some sort of malware on the customers’ computer and that they could fix it. These sort of calls are becoming more and more common and the real purpose is to gain access to your computer in order to install malicious software. The most insidious software these people can install is a program known as a ‘key logger’. Basically, it records all of your key strokes and sends them off to the cyber thugs. This...

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