How to Protect your Computer Against Viruses

(A Work in Progress) Pedantic computer tech types will say, ‘Oh, that’s not a virus, that’s a worm.’ Or ‘That’s a back door, not a virus.’ but I don’t tend to go that route. Non-techs understand the term ‘virus’ and know that it’s a thing they don’t want on their computers. This is the most […]

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The Heartache of Lost Data (Desktop-Services Remix)

Copied from an email sent 9 Feb 2010: Another friendly note from your neighbo(u)rhood CO! This is a long message, but it is very important if you use the computers in the Faculty library (or either the ASNC Common Room or the Grad Study Room). I’ve had a couple of students in the last week […]

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