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Ransomware Successfully Targets Mac Computers

Apple Computers, known for not being as susceptible to viruses as PCs, have been successfully targeted by Ransomware. Ransomware is malicious software that infects a computer like a virus, and then encrypts and locks user files, asking the user to pay a ransom to return their files to normal. The program in question, dubbed keRanger,… Continue Reading Ransomware Successfully Targets Mac Computers

The beginning of the end for Adobe’s Flash

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Adobe is abandoning its Flash software for mobile devices. Don’t panic: For consumers, this is a good move. Adobe is moving away from its 15-year-old technology to instead embrace a universal standard for displaying rich media on the Web. Shifting to HTML5 — the new, broadly accepted Web standard — is… Continue Reading The beginning of the end for Adobe’s Flash