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What Is A Firewall?

Article (PSA-0006) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Titled: What Is A Firewall? Original release date: October 15, 2017 What Is A Firewall? The word firewall was borrowed from firefighting and fire prevention, where the word was used to indicate...

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High availability – following the backup rule

Article (PSA-0005) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Titled: High availability – following the backup rule Original release date: September 23, 2017 Reliable backups are one of the foundations of “high availability”. Catastrophe can hit any business, no-matter how small...

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How Antivirus and Antispyware Work

Article (PSA-0004) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Titled: How Antivirus and Antispyware Work Original release date: July 18, 2017 Both antivirus and antispyware software monitor your computer for potential threats. If your computer is connected to the internet, you...

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IC3 Annual Report – Trends in Internet Crime

2016 Internet Crime Report Giving someone access to your computer is like giving out a key to your front door. A computer can have your bank account information, family photos, and other private documents and data—information that fraudsters would like to steal. That’s why tech...

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Introduction to Malicious Software

Article (PSA-0003) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Titled: Introduction to Malicious Software Original release date: March 27, 2017 The Internet has become a dangerous place, and computer security threats are a very real concern for any organization or home...

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Security, Is More Better?

Article (PSA-0002) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Titled: Security, Is More Better? Original release date: May 25, 2012 Is more protection really necessary? When is enough enough? Anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-malware and firewalls, where does it all end? First off,...

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Understanding Windows 10 Privacy Issues

Original article: http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/understanding-and-dealing-windows-10-privacy-issue.htm Submitted by: v.laurie Member of: gizmo’s freeware Understanding and Dealing with the Windows 10 Privacy Issue Original release date: September 14, 2015 There is no doubt that a system with the default settings in Windows 10 sends out a constant stream of...

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The Importance of Effective Data Backup

Article (PSA-0001) Submitted by: Billy Joe Long, Member/Manager Company: Problem Solving Applications, LLC Original title: Is my data safe? Retitled: The Importance of Effective Data Backup Original release date: December 19, 2012 Life insurance, medical insurance, and retirement funds are all ways we try to...

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