Entries by Gavin Livingstone

DNS-changing malware in the news this week

A well-publicized, DNS-changing malware was detected and temporarily thwarted by the FBI late last year.  The FBI will remove its temporary fix at midnight on Monday, July 9th, which could cause any remaining infected machines to lose their Internet connection.   Windows-based PCs managed by Bryley Systems under our Comprehensive Support Program are not at risk.  The […]

Bryley Referral Program

Those that refer Bryley Systems to a potential client automatically receive a thank-you card with a $10 gift certificate to Dunkin Donuts. If the referral results in a new client for Bryley Systems, we also offer your choice of one of these two options: – Two-hours of computer assistance from a Bryley tech; a $270 […]

Protect your mobile device – Part 1

The need to secure newer mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.) has grown since they now meet the basic criteria for malicious, cyberspace-based attack: Developer kits are readily available Mobile devices are in widespread use throughout the world Motivation is increasing since usable/saleable data live on these devices   In addition, BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) […]