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Entries from February 2011

Koobface.HJV – Spreading in the wild via FACEBOOK

February 28th, 2011 · No Comments

Well, last week I finally started a FaceBook account, today I find out about this, though it is no big surprise and why I try very hard to be careful when using a computer period. Sonicwall Research team has discovered a new malicious Worm spreading in the wild. The Worm spreads via Facebook profiles and […]

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Tags: Malware · Security · Trojans · Virus · Worms

A little Intel education – warranties

February 21st, 2011 · No Comments

As an owner of IFix Computers I am occasionally asked why we sell the specific brands that we sell, in response I would like to provide this overview of Intel and why we only use them. Intel provides chipsets, motherboards and processors (CPUs). Chipsets can be on motherboards made by someone other than Intel.

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Tags: Hardware