Ransomware

Taken Hostage

You have less than a minute before all your files on your computer are gone – documents, pictures, music, movies, favorites, emails, contacts, calendar, downloads, backups… everything! … Read More

Tech Talk - Identity Theft

Is Your Identity Safe

It is no surprise that identity theft is something we should all be concerned with. But did you know that last year’s identity theft numbers increased to more than 650%, and is expected at easily double again next year. … Read More

Internet Garbage

Internet Garbage

Let’s face it there is a monstrous pile of garbage on the Internet, doing more harm than good. It is content we don’t approve of, advertising, social and marketing agendas, hidden spyware and tracking, malicious infections, scams … and the list goes on and on. … Read More

Guardian Internet Protection Hoorah!

Earlier this year MyITAssistant rolled out Guardian Internet Protection. Guardian Internet Protection protects and blocks unwanted, infected, suspicious and malicious websites before reaching your computer. Its your front line of defense on the Internet! … Read More

Shhh… PaSsW0rdz

It’s something we all have and deal with on a daily basis – passwords. We use passwords for just about everything these days – financial, medical, utilities, email, and list goes on and on. The purpose of a password is … Read More

Feeling Lucky?

MyITAssistant takes protection to a whole new level, with Web Protection. Now you can feel confident knowing there is a security blanket in place when using the Internet. This is an upgrade to the already amazing Guardian services provided by … Read More

Using Strong Passwords

Common sense tells us that we should, but reality holds us far from that. The passwords we used are common names of pets, places or other memorable references that draw meaning to us. Often these passwords are slightly skewed, backwards, … Read More