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QTIP: Beware of Fake PDF apps

Posted on January 9th, 2019

Watch out for phony PDF reader apps. Even mainstay free Adobe Reader can be compromised by cybercriminals and posted to sketchy software download sites visited by the unwary. Myriad off-brand free PDF reader apps are often malicious schemes to ...

KREBS: Equifax Credit Assistance Site Served Spyware

Posted on October 12th, 2017

Big-three consumer credit bureau Equifax says it has removed third-party code from its credit report assistance Web site that prompted visitors to download spyware disguised as an update for Adobe’s Flash Player software.Image: Randy-abrams.blogsp...

QTIP: What to do with updates clutter

Posted on May 2nd, 2017

What’s with those app update installer icons on your computer? Do you really want them? When we first download or update Chrome or Firefox browsers, Java, Skype, Adobe Reader, Adobe Flash Player and other apps their installers usually go to the ...

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