Praised be two-factor authentication! Thanks to that, my Steam account was not hijacked by someone who, according to Steam Guard, had both my correct username and my correct password on hand. What on Earth am I talking about? What is this 'Steam' thing? Steam is a gaming network, where I buy, manage and play most … Continue reading Two-Factor Saved My Steam
First things first: Only download your software from proper, official websites. For example: Software Proper download address Java http://www.java.com or java.com Adobe Reader http://www.adobe.com or adobe.com Adobe Flash Player http://www.adobe.com or adobe.com These are just three off the top of my head, for starters. Never let yourself be tricked into downloading software, or updates for … Continue reading JAVA update? Not from THIS source!
Norton Internet Security has taken to blocking ATI Tray Tools after last time I installed Windows 7 on my computer. It does so not on the grounds that it seems dangerous (Norton itself states that it considers the security risk level to be "low"), but rather that fewer than 50 users in the Norton community uses … Continue reading Norton doesn’t like ATI Tray Tools anymore
It seems that I can no longer use Norton Internet Security's SONAR feature. Why? It keeps deleting my favourite text editor, NotepadCrypt, on the grounds that "fewer than 100 users in the Norton community have used this file". It offers no other explanation. I couldn't care less if I'm the only NotepadCrypt user in the … Continue reading Norton doesn’t like NotepadCrypt anymore