Computers and Internet

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Is it possible to get malware/virus from just visiting website on android?

I asked this question on r/AndroidQuestions and got mixed response,some saying ut can happend,others saying it can’t(most upvoted answer said it can’t) so i came asking here for your opinion. I am not talking about adware that infects your phone with popups since i know its possible if you allow websites to send notifications. I…

FBI says hackers want to stoke doubt about the 2020 election

The FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency [released a warning on Monday](https://www.ic3.gov/media/2020/200928.aspx) alerting the public about the potential for widespread disinformation campaigns designed to cast doubt about the legitimacy of the coming elections in November. “One of the primary business goals of social media firms is to keep the user interacting with the social…

2FA

How secure is Email 2fa and if someone is trying to crack my accounts will it actually matter?

What is a good free antivirus software

I have windows 8.1 and I currently use Comodo Antivirus, but it always glitches out and freezes whenever I ask it to run a full scan. I tried to re-download it, but the download prompt wouldn’t appear. I just want a good functioning antivirus.

How To Protect Your Info During A Pandemic

COVID-19 has created a lot of fear and hackers are playing off that fear. Here are some ways to protect your online information during this pandemic that I have found helpful! Link: [https://www.watchguard.com/wgrd-resource-center/ebook/business-continuity-guide](https://www.watchguard.com/wgrd-resource-center/ebook/business-continuity-guide)

All fiiles on USB Stick encripted?

All of my files on my usb drive are encripted, with ASCII codes, none of them will open. Even folders! They have wrong “Date modified” timestamps, wrong File types and names. The file sizes are 0 bytes.