Phishing Attacks and Internet Scams

Have you or someone you know gotten an email or message while online from a place that looks like it's from a big company but there's something a bit odd with it? Maybe they're asking for your password, social security number, or other private information – whatever the case, it's likely a phishing scam that's designed to trick you into submitting sensitive data to a person or business that shouldn't be trusted. Find out how you can protect yourself from these types of internet scams and what to do if you've become a victim of a phishing scam.

Removing Fake MSE Trojan ThinkPoint Antivirus

The fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert is now offering a new scareware program called ThinkPoint Antivirus. The rogue program prevents the desktop and taskbar in Windows from loading. Removing ThinkPoint is easy, but you will need to change the settings for ThinkPoint before proceeding.

Free Online Phishing Checker

Do you want to determine if a website is a phishing scam without viewing the page or clicking the link? Do you want to know if a website has been reported for phishing attacks? Try using an online phishing checker by any of the following reputable vendors and researchers.

Cases on the Internet – Freedom of Speech

Freedom of Speech is a crucial right for any free society. Unfortunately, the Internet tends to raise some interesting questions and objections when it comes to laws and rights. We’ll take a look at the way that Freedom of Speech has developed through the new communication options offered online.

Internet Copyright Issues

Anyone involved in producing content online needs to understand Internet copyright laws. Copyright laws for the Internet basically just expand upon the existing framework for writing and media, but it’s still good to understand just what type of content is copyright protected online.

Windows PC Defender Removal Guide

The rogue program PC Defender runs in safe and normal mode in Windows. It targets SUPERAntiSpyware and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, which means you need to use other scanners for a Windows PC Defender removal to succeed. Find out in this article on how to remove the Windows PC Defender virus.