Tech Support Scams

Tech Support Scams

Unsolicited phone calls offering to help clean up the viruses on your computer and many other scams are rampant these days scaring people into reacting and believing that they are getting help.  At Ambient iT’s own help desk, we receive around a dozen calls a week...
Dangers in Zip Files

Dangers in Zip Files

Never open a Zip file attached to an email unless you already know what it is and you were expecting it.   Zip files commonly contain very dangerous viruses like CryptoLocker and Zeus Zbot which can destroy you data with lightning speed and efficiency.  (And, no,...