The Weekly Geek

I'm the Geek so you don't have to be!

The Weekly Geek random header image

Entries Tagged as 'Backing up'

Multiple new computer threats strike

January 28th, 2019 · No Comments

Emotet, Trickbot, and Ryuk are an combination of three different malware attacks currently being sent by criminals to take over computers and networks. So far costing millions for businesses.

[Read more →]

Tags: Backing up · E-Mail Issues · Malware · Security

Log Me In is at it again. This time with Cubby.

October 19th, 2016 · No Comments

Over the years, LogMeIn.com (LMI) has gone from a great company with the customer in mind to a self-serving company whose ambition is profit. Yes, profit is necessary, I am a capitalist, however the screwing of the customer is a bad idea. To give you an idea of previous issues, check out my previous article: […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Backing up · Soap Box

Preventing Cryptolocker and Ransomware in 4 steps

August 10th, 2016 · No Comments

I have sent emails, tweets, posted links and articles on Facebook and so much more, all to warn you about the different crypto locker schemes out there. Apparently I failed to write a specific article on how to prevent it. Hey you Linux and Apple people, you need to be alert for this too! Here […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Backing up · Hardware · Malware · Security · Trojans · Virus · Worms

Attachments or new Windows opening behind current one

June 22nd, 2016 · 19 Comments

Lately I have had a couple of customers call letting me know that when they open an attachment in an email or when their program opens a new window it is appearing behind all other windows on the monitor, not on top as usual. When a new windows is opening behind an existing window it […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Backing up · Software

Heck of a deal on Zoolz for you

November 24th, 2015 · No Comments

Right now, November 2015 Genie via their Zoolz product are offering a 96% discount. for a ONE TIME PRICE of $64.99 you get A LIFETIME of 1 TB of storage with 2 user access. Here is the link: http://home.zoolz.com/1tb-lifetime-offer/?utm_source=promo_email&utm_medium=email&utm_term=subscribenow&utm_content=click_button&utm_campaign=Zoolz_1TB_Lifetime_24_11_2015_Genie9 You can reads my reviews on Zoolz and other backups by typing “Zoolz” in the search […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Backing up