Yes, it was just this past Spring when the world held its breath as we all got a taste of what's to be our new future in cyberspace.  It's a scary world out there.  Your best defense is KNOWLEDGE!  Many common people are duped into clicking links they shouldn't and actually requesting that their computer be infected with a virus.  "How could this have happened?"...I hear it all the time in my business.  I'm happy to teach my customers how to remain safe once their computer is clean and virus free.  Let me help you.

Identity theft is becoming more common every day!  Did you know it often takes up to three years to get your identity and credit straight once it's been stolen?

Protecting your computer should be just as important as protecting your home
It is a basic human instinct - you've worked hard for what you have. Why would you jeopardize that? At Electronic Service Pros., we're dedicated to providing you true security and peace of mind. When you know you're safe and secure, you can rest easily.
 
With 25 years in the information technology business, you can trust us to remove computer virii, malware, and those other nasty bugs that slow your machine down.  We set ourselves apart with unwavering integrity and a strict code of ethics.




WE OFFER:

  • Virus removal
  • Transfer data from old to new computer
  • Instruction - How to stay safe on the Internet
  • Hardware repair 
  • Windows & Mac
  • Network design & security




New Computer Setup

Electronic Service Pros. specializes in personal service and support for your home computer and network. We all spend a considerable amount of time working with our home computers these days so it is good to know that you have a friendly and reliable computer support partner nearby.

If you are using a Mac, we are here to help you with that seamless conversion including setting you up to use the iCloud for all of your data storage and access needs. We will help you integrate your iPhone, iPad and any other mobile devices to work together efficiently.

Data Backup

One of the most challenging things for any home user to contend with, is how to properly manage all their valuable and secure data.  EVERYONE loses data.  Hey, if it can happen to the I.R.S., rest assured it will happen to you.  BE PREPARED. 

Whether is it family photographs, music, financial data, or genealogy, we work with you to setup an easy to understand and easy to maintain home data solution.

Home Networking and Wireless Computing

Some people think that having a password on their home WiFi is too inconvenient.  Do you leave your keys in your unlocked car and your front door wide open at night too?  Of course you don't.  Let Electronic Service Pros. work with you to set up a very secure wireless internet connection at home and prevent any outside access to your valuable data. We can also setup guest access for your friends and family on the same network which makes your life easier and more enjoyable.

Virus and Malware Removal

Your computer seems to be horribly broken with pop up windows appearing suddenly and your entire system slows to a crawl. You likely have mistakenly installed some sort of virus or malware on your computer. Electronic Service Pros. is here to help. A virus is like a cancer.  If you don't remove 100% , it will regenerate and reinfect your system again.  Worse are those infections that hold your computer locked up until you pay a ransom!  The vast majority of infections are downloaded by the user and this process OVERRIDES most anti-viral software (Norton, MacAfee etc.) You need a professional to remove viruses and malware. We are pros at keeping your home computing error and virus free. Call us today to learn more.

Email / Spam Protection

Let Electronic Service Pros. show you how to keep your emails free of SPAM, viruses, phishing, and other malware.

The above global attack was spread via email.  Here's the article from the NY Times.

SAN FRANCISCO — Hackers exploiting malicious software stolen from the National Security Agency executed damaging cyberattacks on Friday that hit dozens of countries worldwide, forcing Britain’s public health system to send patients away, freezing computers at Russia’s Interior Ministry and wreaking havoc on tens of thousands of computers elsewhere.

The attacks amounted to an audacious global blackmail attempt spread by the internet and underscored the vulnerabilities of the digital age.

Transmitted via email, the malicious software locked British hospitals out of their computer systems and demanded ransom before users could be let back in — with a threat that data would be destroyed if the demands were not met.

By late Friday the attacks had spread to more than 74 countries, according to security firms tracking the spread. Kaspersky Lab, a Russian cybersecurity firm, said Russia was the worst-hit, followed by Ukraine, India and Taiwan. Reports of attacks also came from Latin America and Africa.

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The attacks appeared to be the largest ransomware assault on record, but the scope of the damage was hard to measure. It was not clear if victims were paying the ransom, which began at about $300 to unlock individual computers, or even if those who did pay would regain access to their data.