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Archive for August 2017

July/August Newsletter

Summer is winding down. It’s been an exciting season! We are back continuing to bring you tips, tidbits, and interesting computer technology information!

This months edition talks about National Library Card Sign-up Month, the Geek Easy racing car, backing up your Mac and more!

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Phishing: What is it & How to detect it!

You get an new email. It’s from Paypal. It says there is a problem with your account. It provides a link and instructs you to click on it to “verify your login credentials.” You follow instructions, but when you you enter in your username and password, it doesn’t take you to your account. It takes you to a fake (but mostly legit-looking) page, and now your info is in the hands of criminals. What just happened? It’s called “phishing”.

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