Important Information on Cryptolocker

Archived in the category: Security, Windows
Posted by okorioth on 06 Nov 13 - 0 Comments

  What is Cryptolocker: CryptoLocker is a ransomware program that was released around the beginning of September 2013. This ransomware will encrypt certain files using a mixture of RSA & AES encryption. When it has finished encrypting your files, it will display a CryptoLocker payment program that prompts you to send a ransom of either $100 […]

Get Ready, Microsoft Is Rolling The Dice For 2013

Archived in the category: cloud computing, Windows
Posted by okorioth on 30 Jul 12 - 0 Comments

Whether you like it or not, or if you are aware or not, in a unprecedented sea change Microsoft is gearing up for some huge rollouts in its computing software platforms and mobile devices starting this fall.  Every major product line is getting a huge update, almost all at the same time. This is unheard […]

Microsoft Details Next Version of Windows

Archived in the category: Windows
Posted by okorioth on 17 Apr 12 - 0 Comments

Not that its much of a surprise, but Microsoft announced today in a blog post the successor to Windows 7 will be called Windows 8.  Hooray for naming consistency! What is surprising is that they finally got some sense knocked into them and got rid of the many confusing iterations of Windows and have gotten […]