Geeks in Phoenix

Geeks in Phoenix

Geeks in Phoenix specializes in servicing all brands of desktop and laptop computers. Since 2008, we

X users fed up with constant stream of malicious crypto ads 01/09/2024

X (formerly Twitter) users are upset about all of the malicious ads that lead to crypto scams.

X users fed up with constant stream of malicious crypto ads Cybercriminals are abusing X advertisements to promote websites that lead to crypto drainers, fake airdrops, and other scams.

Mortgage firm loanDepot cyberattack impacts IT systems, payment portal 01/08/2024

Mortgage lender loanDepot has been forced to take some of its IT systems offline due to a cyberattack.

Mortgage firm loanDepot cyberattack impacts IT systems, payment portal U.S. mortgage lender loanDepot has suffered a cyberattack that caused the company to take IT systems offline, preventing online payments against loans.

The oldest-known version of MS-DOS’s predecessor has been discovered and uploaded 01/05/2024

A never-released version of QDOS (Microsoft bought it and changed the name to MS-DOS) is available for download from the Internet Archive.

The oldest-known version of MS-DOS’s predecessor has been discovered and uploaded 86-DOS would later be bought by Microsoft and take over the computing world.

Data breach at healthcare tech firm impacts 4.5 million patients 01/04/2024

HealthEC LLC is the latest health management provider to report a data breach that affects over 4M customers.

Data breach at healthcare tech firm impacts 4.5 million patients HealthEC LLC, a provider of health management solutions, suffered a data breach that impacts close to 4.5 million individuals who received care through one of the company's customers.

Steam drops support for Windows 7 and 8.1 to boost security 01/03/2024

The gaming company Steam has dropped support for Windows 7, 8 & 8.1 due to security concerns.

Steam drops support for Windows 7 and 8.1 to boost security Steam is no longer supported on Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 as of January 1, with the company recommending users upgrade to a newer operating system.

Common problems to avoid when building your own computer 01/02/2024

Thinking about building your own computer? Here are some common problems that you should avoid.

Common problems to avoid when building your own computer Geek Blog - Computer tips and how-to articles - A list of common problems that you might encounter when building your own computer

Burger King Giving Discounts If Facial Recognition Thinks You're Hungover 12/29/2023

Burger King in Brazil is giving discounts to people who appear hungover.

Burger King Giving Discounts If Facial Recognition Thinks You're Hungover In Brazil, Burger King says it's doling out "Hangover Whoppers," using facial recognition to determine whether you had too much to drink last night.

Ohio Lottery hit by cyberattack claimed by DragonForce ransomware 12/28/2023

The Ohio Lottery was forced to shut down some key systems after a recent cyberattack.

Ohio Lottery hit by cyberattack claimed by DragonForce ransomware The Ohio Lottery was forced to shut down some key systems after a cyberattack affected an undisclosed number of internal applications on Christmas Eve.

Integris Health patients get extortion emails after cyberattack 12/27/2023

Oklahoma's largest not-for-profit health network, Integris Health, has reported a data breach that led to patient data loss.

Integris Health patients get extortion emails after cyberattack Integris Health patients in Oklahoma are receiving blackmail emails stating that their data was stolen in a cyberattack on the healthcare network, and if they did not pay an extortion demand, the data would be sold to other threat actors.

Mint Mobile discloses new data breach exposing customer data 12/26/2023

Mint Mobile is the latest company to report a customer information data breach.

Mint Mobile discloses new data breach exposing customer data Mint Mobile has disclosed a new data breach that exposed the personal information of its customers, including data that can be used to perform SIM swap attacks.

A Chevy for $1? Car dealer chatbots show perils of AI for customer service 12/22/2023

One savvy car buyer tricked a car dealer's AI chatbot to sell a new car for $1.

A Chevy for $1? Car dealer chatbots show perils of AI for customer service Incidents at car dealers highlight the responsibility of ensuring target chatbot deployment and safety compliance.

Google fixes 8th Chrome zero-day exploited in attacks this year 12/21/2023

Google released an emergency update for Chrome to fix the eighth zero-day vulnerability this year.

Google fixes 8th Chrome zero-day exploited in attacks this year Google has released emergency updates to fix another Chrome zero-day vulnerability exploited in the wild, the eighth patched since the start of the year.

Xfinity discloses data breach affecting over 35 million people 12/20/2023

Comcast / Xfinity reported a data breach that affected over 35M people.

Xfinity discloses data breach affecting over 35 million people Comcast Cable Communications, doing business as Xfinity, disclosed on Monday that attackers who breached one of its Citrix servers in October also stole customer-sensitive information from its systems.

12/19/2023

I finally got time to decommission our Windows Server 2012 R2 system today. It took quite a long time to remove all of the roles and features, and when it restarted, the GUI failed to initialize, leaving it in an unusable state. I cleaned up the Active Directory, and our domain is back to 100% healthy again.

December's Windows 11 KB5033375 update breaks Wi-Fi connectivity 12/19/2023

Windows 11 users report a recently released patch is causing WiFi connectivity issues.

December's Windows 11 KB5033375 update breaks Wi-Fi connectivity The KB5033375 cumulative update released during the December 2023 Patch Tuesday causes Wi-Fi connectivity issues on some Windows 11 devices.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ 12/18/2023

Is your Internet connection slow or unstable? Here are some tips for optimizing the network connection for your Windows computer.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ Geeks in Phoenix specializes in servicing all brands of desktop and laptop computers. Since 2008, we have been providing computer repair services to Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, and Tempe, AZ

AMD says overclocking blows a hidden fuse on Ryzen Threadripper 7000 to show if you've overclocked the chip, but it doesn't automatically void your CPU's warranty 12/15/2023

AMD has revealed a hidden fuse inside the Ryzen Threadripper 7000 CPU that blows if you have overclock it.

AMD says overclocking blows a hidden fuse on Ryzen Threadripper 7000 to show if you've overclocked the chip, but it doesn't automatically void your CPU's warranty Yes, AMD will know if you've overclocked your Ryzen Threadripper 7000 CPU.

Microsoft seizes domains used to sell fraudulent Outlook accounts 12/14/2023

Microsoft has seized multiple domains that were selling fraudulent Outlook accounts.

Microsoft seizes domains used to sell fraudulent Outlook accounts Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit seized multiple domains used by a Vietnam-based cybercrime group (Storm-1152) that registered over 750 million fraudulent accounts and raked in millions of dollars by selling them online to other cybercriminals.

Be wary of QR code scams, warns the FTC 12/13/2023

The FTC is warning consumers about scanning QR codes, as there is an increase in QR code scams.

Be wary of QR code scams, warns the FTC QR codes can steal personal info or money.

Toyota warns customers of data breach exposing personal, financial info 12/12/2023

Toyota Financial Services (TFS) reported a data breach that exposed customer's personal and financial data.

Toyota warns customers of data breach exposing personal, financial info Toyota Financial Services (TFS) is warning customers it suffered a data breach, stating that sensitive personal and financial data was exposed in the attack.

Microsoft: Outlook email sending issues for users with lots of folders 12/11/2023

Microsoft 365 users have reported an issue with sending mail with Outlook when they have lots of folders.

Microsoft: Outlook email sending issues for users with lots of folders Microsoft has acknowledged a new issue affecting Outlook for Microsoft 365 users and causing email-sending problems for those with too many nested folders.

Just about every Windows and Linux device vulnerable to new LogoFAIL firmware attack 12/08/2023

Security researchers have discovered vulnerabilities in the UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interfaces) that runs Windows and Linux computers.

Just about every Windows and Linux device vulnerable to new LogoFAIL firmware attack UEFIs booting Windows and Linux devices can be hacked by malicious logo images.

23andMe admits hackers accessed 6.9 million users’ DNA Relatives data 12/07/2023

23andMe reported a data breach that exposed the information of over 6M customers.

23andMe admits hackers accessed 6.9 million users’ DNA Relatives data Affected users are being notified by the company.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ 12/06/2023

The programmers at Microsoft recently revised the File Explorer add-ons inside of the Windows PowerToys. Here is 'Free Microsoft PowerToys for Windows 10 / Windows 11' revised.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ Geeks in Phoenix specializes in servicing all brands of desktop and laptop computers. Since 2008, we have been providing computer repair services to Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, and Tempe, AZ

Microsoft may release Windows '12' in June 2024, dedicated AI hardware might be recommended 12/05/2023

Rumors have it that Microsoft will release Windows 12 in June of 2024.

Microsoft may release Windows '12' in June 2024, dedicated AI hardware might be recommended While it has been expected for a while that Windows 12 will be released sometime next year, a new report suggests it will be in the middle of the year in June, possibly sometime around Computex.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ 12/04/2023

Desktop computer not starting? Here are some troubleshooting tips for when your desktop computer does not start up.

Computer repair, virus removal & data recovery in Phoenix, AZ Geeks in Phoenix specializes in servicing all brands of desktop and laptop computers. Since 2008, we have been providing computer repair services to Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, and Tempe, AZ

Staples confirms cyberattack behind service outages, delivery issues 12/01/2023

Staples took down some of its systems this week after the retailer suffered a cyberattack.

Staples confirms cyberattack behind service outages, delivery issues American office supply retailer Staples took down some of its systems earlier this week after a cyberattack to contain the breach's impact and protect customer data.

Microsoft's new Windows Ugly Sweater for the 2023 holiday season will offer up some Bliss 11/30/2023

This year's ugly sweater from Microsoft is the bliss background from Windows XP.

Microsoft's new Windows Ugly Sweater for the 2023 holiday season will offer up some Bliss The 2023 edition of Microsoft's Windows Ugly Sweater will be a version of the Bliss default wallpaper for Windows XP. Proceeds from its sales will go to The Nature Conservancy group.

Google is deleting unused accounts this week. Here's how to save your old data 11/29/2023

Starting December 1st, Google will start deleting accounts that have been inactive for at least 2 years.

Google is deleting unused accounts this week. Here's how to save your old data If you haven't logged in with your Google account recently, it's at risk of vanishing. So is any data in that account. Here's how to ensure you don't lose your account, emails, photos and more.

Google Drive users angry over losing months of stored data 11/28/2023

Google Drive users have reported months of data have suddenly disappeared.

Google Drive users angry over losing months of stored data Google Drive users are reporting that recent files stored in the cloud have suddenly disappeared, with the cloud service reverting to a storage snapshot as it was around April-May 2023.

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