If you are still running a version of Windows older than Windows 10 you should probably stop using them NOW! Change isn’t easy, but these older versions are unlikely to be patched to deal with the latest Wikileaks CIA vulnerabilities, the source code for which will likely be released in the near future. Windows … More Using Windows 10 yet?
A new ransomware strain called Locky hides in Microsoft Word files and encrypts all documents including unmapped network drives. Source: It’s Here. New Ransomware Hidden In Infected Word Files I’ve not seen this one yet, and hope I never do. This one appears to be viciously fast and quite pricey since Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center paid … More It’s Here. New Ransomware Hidden In Infected Word Files
There are a lot of people that use Microsoft’s OneDrive and OneDrive for Business (ODFB) cloud services. The differences between the two are subtle, but critical; OneDrive is consumer oriented and uses Microsoft’s Live platform for authentication while ODFB is business oriented and based on SharePoint. Both services work well in their niche, but as … More OneDrive and OneDrive for Business
So I’ve been using Windows 10 since the Consumer Previews released via the Windows Insider Program (of which I’m still a member) with only a couple minor glitches and a single actual blue screen of death. I know that because it is Windows this post will have lots of people who disagree with it. More … More Windows 10 Software Choices