If you have noticed a slower wifi connection but can not see a reason as to why, it may be time to double check your privacy and security settings. Neighbors often try to jump onto nearby wifi networks which can cause speeds to decrease. It is important to have your network password protected with a strong password, Nerds on Call can assist you with any internet privacy or security configuration questions or needs you may have.
Questions nerds often hear about Privacy and Security Configuration Chico
Is there a program to keep my pc private?
There are many different programs we recommend our customers use, such as WebRoot antivirus and Malware bytes.
How do I know if a website is secure?
Look at the address bar at the top of your browser. If there is an S at the end of http that means your connection is encrypted. However we also recommend using an antivirus program that will warn you if a website is not safe.