Shelly Palmer Radio Report – April 24, 2012

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The FBI wants you to know about a computer virus called DNS Changer.  On July 9, the bureau is going to literally shut off the Internet for computers that are infected.  How can you tell if your computer has the virus?  Go to, that’s and follow the instructions.  Once again, that’s  When you get there, just follow the instructions.  Even if you are currently using name brand virus checking software, you still need to go to and make sure that your computer is not infected.  If it is, has a one-click fix for your computer.  It is safe and it is easy.  This malware has been around for a couple of years and the FBI was going to shut down the infected DNS server back in March, but a Federal judge ordered an extension until July 9th so that the FBI would have more time to warn people about the shut down.

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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