Category: Security tips

April 12, 2018 / by / Security tips / 1 Comment

BEST COMPUTER SECURITY HABITS

There are lots of viruses appear every day and the best protection for you is a reliable and powerful antivirus software. But still, you need to be mindful online and learn some simple rules how to be secured all the time. Lock your computer when you are not using it If you walk away from […]

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April 6, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

DLL File: What Is It? Its Benefits and Dangers

Have you experienced an error popup which specifies on missing DLL files and pondered what really are DLL files? For what reason do we require them and what are the upsides of DLL files? They are dynamic libraries that can be called by applications amid run-time. They assume a noteworthy part in diminishing code delicacy […]

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March 20, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

How To Make Your Kids Safe On The Internet

The internet can be used by a widespread number of people—that could include children, adolescents, and the seniors. However, ensuring that your children are safe from the negative implications of the internet could be challenging. As a parent or a guardian, you should be held responsible for taking actions which could counter the dangers of […]

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March 14, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Saint’s Patrick Day’s Traps you Should Be Alert Of

The historical symbol of Patric’s is used by celebrating Saint’s Patrick Day to demonstrate Christianity and its positive role to develop a strong community. Saint’s feast day is celebrated on the day when the patron saint died. His real name was Palladius. He was born in Scotland in the 14th century. Kidnapers sold him into […]

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March 9, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

What cyberbullying is? Stop it!

The technology has evolved so many things, the way we communicate, the way we travel and even the way that we live. There is another that has got evolved with the evolution of technology, and that is a crime. Cyberbullying is the classic example of this. This is the type of bullying that takes place […]

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February 26, 2018 / by / Coin miners, Security tips, Tech News / No Comments

COIN-MINER INVESTIGATION: WHEN, WHY, WHAT FOR

Article guide Part 1.Mining malware gains its popularity Part 2.CoinMiner wanna be WannaCry Part 3.Mining software bundled with your browser. Really? >> Digging deeper >> Was WebFreer always be so? Part 4.Conclusion 1. Mining malware gains its popularity Due to rising cost of cryptocurrency recently, Bitcoin particularly (BTC) to 20000 USD, our Analysts Team noticed […]

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February 9, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

HОW АND WHY YОU SHOULD BLОСK COOKIES

Google Chrome haѕ quickly become one of the moѕt popular browѕerѕ used today. Due in part to the popularity of Google as a ѕearch engine, it’ѕ almoѕt impoѕѕible to browѕe the Web today without knowing what Google Chrome is. Cookieѕ can be both helpful and harmful, depending on how they’re written and where they come […]

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February 2, 2018 / by / Coin miners, Security tips / No Comments

All you need to know before starting mining a cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrеnсу is еlесtrоnіс mоnеу that is nоt оf аnу раrtісulаr соuntrу аnd nоt produced bу any government-controlled bank. Thеѕе digital сurrеnсіеѕ are аlѕо known as Altсоіnѕ. They are based оn сrурtоgrарhу. Thіѕ сurrеnсу is produced bу a mathematical рrосеѕѕ ѕо that іt wіll nоt lоѕе its value аѕ a result оf lаrgе circulation. Thеrе аrе […]

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January 24, 2018 / by / Coin miners, Security tips / No Comments

Is your computer mining cryptocurrency behind your back?

Do you know your computer could be mining Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin/Ethereum/Litecoin/Dogecoin etc. to be precise without you knowing? This process makes use of your computer’s processing power to confirm transactions and generate fresh and potentially lucrative coins and you won’t even know about this at all not to talk of profiting from it. In recent […]

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January 12, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

PROTECTION ОF РЕRЅОNАL DATA

We have аll hеаrd those horror ѕtоrіеѕ about large соmраnіеѕ, from bаnkѕ аnd insurance соmраnіеѕ to сrеdіt card processing fіrmѕ, losing track оf tоnѕ оf сuѕtоmеr dаtа, рuttіng themselves and thеіr сuѕtоmеrѕ аt rіѕk. While these incidents сеrtаіnlу сарturе thе headlines, the truth іѕ that data loss іѕ a rіѕk fоr еvеrу computer uѕеr, nоt […]

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January 2, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

5 REASONS TO START CLEANING YOUR PC RIGHT NOW

It’s a tradition already trying to start a new life and making new habits on New Year. So as you GridinSoft Team sums up the results of the previous year and making new goals for 2018. Meanwhile, we want to give a recommendation for you: make a habit in 2018 cleaning your PC regularly. Viruses […]

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

What Is PWS Threat And How Dangerous Is It?

The PWS stands for “Password Stealer”. It is primarily associated with stealing account log-in details. Some Trojan-PWS works by spying on an individual computer while performing data-stealing routines. It usually drops a keylogging component to steal users’ passwords on a regular basis. These components often remain active in Windows memory. The Trojan-PWS will then start […]

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December 7, 2017 / by / Security tips / No Comments

TRICKY HOLIDAY PHISHING SCAMS

Take a Closer look to Your Bank Accounts Some people stop watching on credit card balance on holidays and that is what hackers hope on! It’s enough to use a card in some unreliable store and you will lose all your money. If you see that some unknown apps ask your credentials be sure it’s […]

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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!