Posts made in June, 2013

Security Advise – External Drives

Posted by on Jun 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Many people habitually leave their thumb drives, external USB drives and other external drives attached to their computer all the time.  This is not a good idea.  Here’s why… Bad guys of all kinds attempt to access remote computers – including yours! – and any content they may find useful upon them.  Any computer attached to the Internet is a target. The bad guys’ skills range from not-very-much to professional, well trained, experience hackers who know more about computers than just about everyone else on the planet.  However, no matter how skilled they are, they cannot access a disk that is not connected to a computer. Think about what is...

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