How to fix a dropped drive: recovering a WD hard drive which is physically damaged after a fall

Physical damages to a dropped hard drive in need of a recovery When an external drive has been dropped, the chances are that it no longer works properly and is making sounds and noises like clicking or beeping, scratching or spinning without the possibility to access the data. In other cases, it returns a not …

Ransomware attack – how to protect your computer against the attack

The world’s biggest cyber attack hit more than 150 countries last Friday and infected at least 300000 machines since it started. The victims include hospitals, universities and government agencies in many countries. What is ransomware? It is a type of malware that takes control over a computer and prevents the user from accessing the data …

Ways to protect yourself from Ransomware in 2017

Ransomware is a malicious software that encrypts files on your system. The victims will then be blackmailed with high ransom money demands. Ransomware doesn’t just impact home computers. Businesses and government organizations can also be infected with ransomware. How does ransomware work? The ransomware virus spread from one file to the next infecting all possible …