Your CPU May Be Under Attack

, Written by Craig Smullin, Posted: Fri, July 6 2012 at 4:30 PM, Updated: Fri, July 6 2012 at 4:37 PM

Tens of thousands of Americans may lose their internet service Monday unless they do a quick check of their computers for a virus called DNS Changer. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains how you can keep your computer safe and online.  


For more information on how to check your computer for DNS Changer you can visit the following websites:


www.dns-ok.us

https://forms.fbi.gov/check-to-see-if-your-computer-is-using-rogue-DNS

http://www.siteadvisor.com/dns_checker.html?cid=109273

About the Author

Craig Smullin

Craig Smullin co-anchors NBC5 News at 6 and hosts the 5 on 5 Feature Interview on NBC5 News at 5. A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Craig graduated from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California with a degree in Recreation Administration and Sports Management.

Since joining NBC5 News in 2005, Craig has performed virtually every job in the newsroom: News and Sports Reporter, Sports Anchor, Producer, series and segment Host and Anchor of NBC5 News at Sunrise and NBC5 News at 5. When he's not reporting news, Craig spends time with his wife, young son and two dogs. He is a dedicated fan of the San Francisco 49ers and Portland Trailblazers and loves snow boarding the slopes of Mt. Ashland.

Catch Craig co-anchoring with Natalie Hurd weekdays on NBC 5 News at 6pm.

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