Security

Flaw In Many Intel CPUs Puts Businesses At Risk

Normally when we talk about security issues with computers we are looking specifically at a flaw discovered in Windows or a flaw with an individual application that might let hackers gain unintended control of a system. Most times, it's the software that's...

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Are Devices On Your Network Being Controlled By Hackers?

At ETV Software, one of the things we do is help companies in Tyler and East Texas set up their wired and wireless networks. We also help them set up other devices such as printers, scanners, backup systems, and security camera systems. This last...

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Take The Trouble Out Of Setting Up Your WiFi Network

In the early days of WiFi, you bought your one expensive router and it provided your house with some level of coverage, and it was probably good enough. These days, with our much faster networking speeds and desire to do things like stream HD shows, having...

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You Only Get ONE First Impression!

72% of professionals say they judge a company or person by the quality of their business cards! What does your business card tell possible clients about you? Contact the branding and design experts at ETV Software today for a complete overhaul or...

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YouTube Improves Community Contributions Feature

Around two years ago, YouTube introduced the ability for viewers to add closed captions and translate subtitles for videos. Last week, they updated this Community Contributions feature to allow viewers to translate your videos' title and descriptions. With...

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Apple, Google, and Mozilla Ban WoSign and Startcom SSL Certificates To Help Keep The Web Safe

SSL Certificate are one of the key parts of the internet that help keep your communications secure. Your phone or computer probably interacts with dozens of SSL Certificates each day. They are part of the system that lets you login securely to your bank...

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Google Plans To Give Advertisers More Control Over YouTube Ads After Uproar

It takes a lot to get Google to respond to concerns about their core advertising business. It takes even more for them to take immediate action and promise more changes in the future. Last week, when companies like AT&T, Verizon, the BBC, and others...

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Merry Christmas

All of us at ETV Software and Computer Repair in Tyler wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas!

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Some Netgear Routers Wide Open To Hacking

An urgent security advisory released by CERT last week outlined how several Netgear routers have a flaw that makes it almost trivial for hackers to run unauthorized commands on them. Hackers are able to exploit the routers’ internal web server with a...

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Facebook Softens Ad Image Policies

Facebook has changed its policy on text in ad images and it will likely be better for everyone. In the past, if you wanted to promote a post on Facebook you had to be very careful about the eye catching image you use. Specifically, you had to strictly...

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