Support Topic: Security

Spring Cleaning Your Smartphone

While you’re dusting away the cobwebs and putting a sparkle on your home’s windows, why not do the same for your smartphone or tablet? With just a little effort, you’ll find yourself with a faster, easier-to-use device, which will help you get the maximum enjoyment from your investment…  Read more »

Passwords

It’s hard to remember all those different passwords! Here are some tips to create unique passwords that are easy for you to remember, but hard for others to guess.  Read more »

FBI Virus / Malware

Overview GCI and UUI customers are reporting their computer being “locked” by the FBI or government agency.  This virus gets inside a target computer, and then locks the computer. First, realize it is not the FBI or government locking your computer, it’s “ransom” malware on your computer. Second, you will have to remove the virus/malware  Read more »

DNS Changer Malware

DNS Changer is a malware issue, being reported in the news. This article provides refence links, and more information.  Read more »

MailGuard Upgrade

Overview GCI is pleased to announce that your email Spam and virus filtering service has been upgraded. We are confident you will find it effective and easy to use! Enhancements include: Enhanced virus filtering Reduced filtering of legitimate messages The ability to check quarantined messages from GCI’s Webmail, your desktop client or a smartphone This  Read more »

How do I protect against fraud?

Tips on how to detect fraud attempts and protect your privacy. Information concerning various means of fraud attempts, focused primarily on the Internet, such as Spam or Phishing email.  Read more »

Drivers for Select GCI Products

Drivers for GCI Mobile Broadband devices, some Security Guard files, and more can be found here. Mobile Broadband was previously known as Xtreme Mobility.
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