Blog Archives

Free SSL certs for everyone

EFF, Mozilla, and others are starting a “free” Certificate Authority to provide SSL certs for anyone.

US State Dept takes email offline

There was a successful attack on their “unclassified” systems.

OS X 10.10.1 Update

Apple has released an update for 10.10 that all users should apply via the App Store.

Phishing Warning:Unflagging Your Account

If you receive an email with the subject “Unflagging Your Account” please delete it.  If you followed the link, and entered your account information, please change your password at or call the Support Center at 425-4000

November 2014 Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released its monthly patches and Adobe has issued fixes for Adobe Flash Player.

US Postal Service breach

Data lost on 800k+ Postal employees.

Next Week is Patch Tuesday

A large number of patches that include 5 critical ones.

The rise and fall of Silk Road 2.0

The short but profitable life of the second version of the “black market site.”

A few more details on the Home Depot hack

Not many more details…

Some Dept of Homeland Security employees data stolen

Attack on a contracted company may have placed some employee’s data at risk.