UNDATED (WHTC) -- Michigan attorney General Bill Schuette released a warning earlier this week, cautioning consumers against scam artists and criminals targeting personal electronic devices through malicious software. A-G spokeswoman Joy Yearout says you can find more information by visiting http://onguardonline.gov which is the Federal Trade Commission’s website. Another important thing to do is to update your browser software. The FBI notes that most operating systems already have built-in anti-virus software. So as long as you keep your operating system up to date, you should be all right. Additionally, Microsoft offers a Malicious Software Removal Tool free download.
Story by: Diane E Coston