Archive for October, 2015

Important new item in Windows 10 you need to know about, hello security.

October 26, 2015

Believe it or not Microsoft has added a Bit-Torrent style peer to peer update process. While this could be good for some companies since an update only has to download to one computer by default you are also sharing these files with the windows world! This will certainly be a high security concern. By default, […]

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How to protect from Kryptolocker Virus, best offence is a good defence. BACK IT UP!

October 21, 2015

HI THIS IS MIKE FROM PELSTAR COMPUTER SYSTEMS . . . WITH A TIP FOR BUSINESS OWNERS . . . YOU OR YOUR EMPLOYEES CAN UNKOWINGLY DOWNLOAD Harmful VIRUSES INTO YOUR SYSTEM . . . ONE OF THESE IS THE KRYTOLOCKER VIRUS PLUS IT’S MANY VARIANTS. . THIS BAD GUY ENCRYPTS ALL OF THE DATA […]

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Michael’s Tips before upgrading to Windows 10

October 20, 2015

So far the rollout of windows 10 has acted as expected. The older the gear you have the more issues you will have. The biggest issue so far is with wireless controllers, if you use only wireless to connect to internet check it compatibility first. Make sure you have at least 8 GB of RAM […]

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How to make your Turbo NAS more secure

October 9, 2015

QNAP strives to provide Turbo NAS users with the most secure possible environment and to meet the challenges of new and more complicated network attacks. To maintain a secure environment, we also recommend that our users follow the below guidelines to protect their files & data. Q: How do I enhance the security of my […]

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