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Warning: Fake Email – update your paypal account information

DO NOT CLICK the file in this email.  This is not from PayPal and is fake. They want your personal information. PayPal will always say the member’s name on the account. Not just Dear PayPal Customer. Here is an example of the email. Subject: update your paypal account informationTo: sec@pay.pl.comFrom: sec@pay.pl.com ================================================================= ===== We need […]

Free Virus/Spyware Scans that will keep your PC clean. It is the same scans I send out to all my clients.

*** You will want to back up your files to an USB key or external Hard Drive before completing these scans ***   Do you have questions? Contact me by email support@jimsremotesupport.com Chat or Phone http://www.jimscomputersupport.com/contact.html Need remote computer help? http://www.JimsComputerSupport.com   Dr Web Cureit, Malwarebyte and Spybot will remove virus and malware threats that […]

Email attack targeting LinkedIn users termed ‘largest ever’

Email attack targeting LinkedIn users with the Zeus Trojan horse. This is what the fake LinkedIn e-mail looks like. If you have clicked the link use Free Malwarebytes to remove the infection. You can find the instructions here FreeScans.JimsRemoteSupport.com  More information From the Toronto Star Email attack targeting LinkedIn users termed ‘largest ever’ An email […]

Using Facebook and Twitter safely

For your protection I thought this was important to share. From CNET NEWS You and just about everyone else, it seems, are spending more and more time on Facebook and Twitter, updating statuses and checking friends’ tweets. That’s all well and good, of course, but the amount of personal information that all of you share […]

Fake anti-virus scams on the rise: Google

A Google study released Tuesday says fake anti-virus pop-ups account for 15% of all malware on the Internet. Fake AV is when a window pops up online warning that spyware or a virus has been detected and prompts users to install an anti-virus update, or something to that effect. However, these pop-ups aren’t related to […]

Canada Post Warns About Email Virus

Canada Post warns about email scam TORONTO – Canada Post is warning customers of an email scam that’s disguised as a parcel-delivery notification. The email tells the recipient Canada Post is trying to deliver a package. It gives instructions to open an email attachment to proceed with the delivery. Canada Post says the email is […]

Free Anti-Virus/Firewall that will keep your PC protected.

These are the same scans I send out to all my clients. Free Avast To download Free Avast http://download.cnet.com/Avast-Free-Antivirus/3000-2239_4-10019223.html?part=dl-85737&subj=dl&tag=button For more information about Free Avast http://www.avast.com/en-ca/free-antivirus-download 1. The link to download is below “Welcome Avast Free Antivirus Users”, Click “Download Now”. A new window will come up at the top of the webpage Click the “Internet […]

COMPUTER TIPS & TRICKS

Perform Updates Regularly You should do software updates on a regular basis. This includes Microsoft Windows updates (when updates are available there will be an icon by the clock), anti-virus and anti-spyware updates (should be checked before doing a weekly scan) and the updates for other programs like Adobe or scanner software, that may occur […]

Koobface Virus Hits Facebook Myspace and Twitter

Koobface worm arrives in the form of a message from a friend claiming to show an erotic video captured by a hidden camera or a subject that is broken up. The message can have subjects like: “in t his vid eo you look lik e princ ess, darling”, “Y ou were caught on our secret […]