How To Protect Your Business From Ransomware

Business Owners

The threat of Ransomware is very real. We’ve had to deal with multiple businesses that have been hit and all their data lost.

Friendly Computers can help you stay protected and implement a disaster recovery plan for your important business data.

Give us a call today at 509-315-9492 for a No Cost Site Survey to […]

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How To Stop Windows 10 From Using So Much Data

Windows 10 is designed to be an always-connected, always-up-to-date operating system. It’s the most data-hungry version of Windows yet, but you can restrain it from going all-out on your home network with a few tricks.

Check Per-Application Data Usage

Despite all Windows 10’s automatic updates, the majority of data usage on your PC probably comes from […]

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Ransomware Malware in 2015 – Victims Paid More Than $24 Million To Criminals


The US Departments of Justice (DOJ) and Homeland Security (DHS) last week provided new insights into the impact of ransomware and cyberattacks on public institutions and the public.

Ransomware is a type of computer virus that scrambles its victim’s files and demands a ransom in exchange for the code to restore them. The threat has […]

By |April 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

Keep Your Data Safe and Secure During the Holidays

With the Holidays upon us, most of us will be traveling. Whether it’s to a loved ones home or a vacation to warmer surroundings – you’ll be bringing some sort of technology with you.
Here are some tips to keep your data safe and secure during your holiday travels.

1. Back Up Your Data Before You […]

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