Category: Security tips

October 13, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

New Times, New Threats: Adware.Amonetize investigation

Lately, our Team faced with complaints about Adware.amonetize virus. It hits most of the countries of Europe, the biggest quantity of infections is in China, Azerbaijan, Iran, Italy, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Indonesia. It doesn’t matter Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari or other browsers do you use: you will see ads anyway. We investigated […]

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October 6, 2017 / by / German, Security tips / No Comments

Gefahren der geknackten Software

Risse oder illegaler Software wird einfach über das Internet verfügbar. Es ist eine Software, die geändert wurde einige seiner unerwünschten Funktionen, gehören vor allem die Abschaffung von Kopierschutz Funktionen zu entfernen. Während sie mit einem gerissenen Kopie einer Software scheinen kann, wie eine wirtschaftlich sinnvolle Lösung, es macht Sie zu einer Reihe von schwerwiegenden schädlichen […]

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October 6, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Dangers of USB-devices

USB-devices are the world’s most capable vector of malware, worms, and viruses. What makes USB-devices so big at carrying malware? They’re the mosquitoes of the digital world with the characteristics of being portable, small and easy to carry, so general as to be almost invisible. What’s dangerous about USB drives, many computer operators are in […]

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September 28, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Top 4 tips to speed up a slow PC

Well, you probably can recall that sweet feeling of owning a new computer, right? Over time you have been enjoying to see it blaze through tough situations but slowly, or even quickly that feeling starts to fade away because your pc is becoming slower and slower opening files or even closing running programs. Nowadays it […]

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September 13, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

5 Dangers of Cracked Software

Pirated or Cracked software is easily available on the internet. It is software that has been modified to remove some of its undesirable features which mainly include getting rid of copy protection features. While getting using a cracked copy of a software may seem like an economically feasible solution, it exposes you to a number […]

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September 6, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Adware Everywhere: Who Knows What Is Happening?

Perhaps you’ve heard the familiar whirlwind that no harm can ever hit your pricey gadget, maybe because everything from official App Stores is 100% clean and safe. And so, you’re on your favorite browser, carefree and worry-free! Alas! The browser starts to act stupid, redirecting and taking you places filled with creepy adverts or worse […]

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August 30, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

How Teens Tricking Their Parents With The Help of Their Electronic Devices

We all know that the internet has become a major necessity of the modern times. The latest electronic devices like laptops, tablets and mobile phones only make it easier to access the internet. There are undoubtedly many beneficial reasons why children and teenagers along with adults should use electronic devices and have around-the-clock access to […]

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August 30, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

How to prepare your kids for school? – Secure ours Kids!

It is not a secret that our children do not just use the Internet, but they literally live on the Internet.  Even if parents think that they know everything about little offspring they are wrong. Recent surveys say that almost 90% of children (from 10 to 16 years) won’t tell parents about unpleasant accidents that happened on social media. […]

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August 29, 2017 / by / German, Security tips / No Comments

7 Gefahren im Internet, von denen Du nichts wusstest

„Das Internet ist für uns alle Neuland“, stellte Angela Merkel bereits in einer berühmt gewordenen Rede fest. Das Zitat mag, ist es doch aus dem Kontext gezogen, etwas altbacken klingen. Doch insgeheim fürchtet wohl jeder von uns, im Internet abgezockt zu werden, seine Identität an der falschen Stelle preiszugeben oder einen anderen fatalen Fehler zu […]

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August 27, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

The 5 Worst Online Security Myths

We all think that getting a secure antivirus software and security check post will keep us safe from all online invasions and security exploitations. Well, it kind of does This is not true, however. Whilst we are all promised online security through and through – the truth is that most of the security promised online […]

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August 18, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

6 Terrifying Samples How Marketers Use Adware

While Spyware and Adware are arguably the fastest growing malicious threats to computers, proponents of these software programs are quite an intelligent lot. Collectively, these two together hit a staggering 90% of all Internet-connected PCs, leaving behind immeasurable losses. But of the particular essence right now is the widespread use of Adware amongst sly affiliate […]

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August 7, 2017 / by / German, Security tips / No Comments

Sicher Online Einkaufen: Ist es so sicher, wie es versprochen wird?

Online einkaufen sieht sehr vielversprechend aus und es kann sein, wenn Sie die vertrauenswürdigen Sites verwenden aber es erfordert eine Menge Achtung Da für On-line-Einkaufen sie Ihre E-Mail-Adresse, Ihre Versandadresse, Ihre Telefonnummer und vor allem ihre Kreditkarte Informationen mehrere Male. Diese Informationen sind anfällig für verschiedene cybercrimes zum Opfer zu fallen.Es gibt eine Reihe von […]

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PC (Personal Computer) security tips, measures, basics

We care about your safety and online security that is why GridinSoft Team launched a category – Security Tips on our blog. In this category you can find PC security tips that will help you to optimize your PC, to secure your data and prevent possible threats. Our Team wants to help you in understanding computer security basics and to show you really simple computer security measures to be safe. These tips are created for all non-technical computer users that just want to be plugged-in persons. GridinSoft Team every week choose the most actual topics and works on them to share with you an experts’ knowledge and experience.

Nowadays computer security basics are as much important as home security ones. Don’t you forget to lock the door while you leave home? Or turn off the water? It’s a usual thing and you even not notice it. Our mission is to make computer security basics for you as usual as possible. There are many dangers that you don’t suspect about until faced with them. Moreover, we want you to have a productive time on Internet – so read our posts about how to speed up your PC and your browser. Computer security basics are simple, trust us.

We are working every day for you and your loved one’s safety, so welcome to computer security tips on GridinSoft Blog!