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40 Force: Cyber Scams

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SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) — They can wreak all sorts of havoc on your home and work computer.

From campaigns that hijack your computer files to phishing e-mails that steal your money and security, don’t be fooled this April Fool’s Day.  You can fall victim without even realizing… until it’s too late.  How safe are your computers and smartphones?

Tonight, the 40 Force was here to help.

We had a panel of computer experts at our taking your questions and answering your concerns regarding computer care.

We would like to thank our panel of experts for joining us this evening:

Stan Prager
GoGeeks Computer Rescue
4 Crane Avenue, East Longmeadow
(413) 525-8897

Ray Ragusa
RAMRay Solutions
15 Edgewood Drive, East Longmeadow
(413) 250-7811

Barry Benham
Left Click
15 Cowles Lane, Amherst
(877) 289-9820 X1
150 Main St. (Thornes Marketplace), Northampton
(877) 289-9820 X2

FBI: How to protect your computer
Microsoft: Avoiding viruses on your PC
How to remove malware from a Windows PC
Free malware removal tool from Microsoft
How to protect your smartphone and tablet from hackers

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