How To Avoid Malware on your smart device

Over the course of the last few weeks I’ve come across text messages from different contacts that contained spam links. Luckily, the anti virus program on my phone blocked the links and let me know they contained malware.  As a victim of random computer viruses over the years, I’ve learned a few things about cyber security. From time to time, you’ll find this blog featuring new ways to secure your data from mobile phones to desktops. Molly Mclaughlin, a tech expert, did a great piece on how to detect which apps are safe to use and what to do in the future. Check it out here

Article: Relive the nightmare of an old-school computer virus at the new Malware museum

I’ve spent the last few years fighting different viruses on different computers. One of the many joys of working at various radio stations is the number of people working on certain computers. People are often downloading files and transferring viruses without knowing. This article is from The Huffington Post and I’m intrigued at the idea of a Malware Museum. Check it out.

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