Blog Archives

Phishing Warning: Subject Important Message

If you receive an email from “Staffs Department” please just delete it.  If you have questions please call Client Services at 4000.

Adobe Patches Flash

Adobe has released a patch for Flash.  Time to update if you use it.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released patches for May.

Microsoft’s Security Intelligence Report

Vulnerabilities have a long life.

Ransomware Up 14%

Ransomware variants up 14%.  Make sure to practice skeptical computing, patch your systems, and update your AV.

Today is World Password Day

Betty White provides some advice on passwords.

Apple Releases XCode Patches

If you use OS X’s dev tools called XCode, make sure to update via the App Store.

PwnedList Pwned via Parameters

Krebs points out how Pwnedlist, where you can check to see if you’ve been Pwned, was vulnerable to a parameter input santization flaw which would have allowed access to all 866M of its records.

Supreme Court Extends “Rule 41” Hacking Power

Federal agents can now “gain remote access” to suspect computers outside their jurisdiction. 

Reality TV from Unprotected Webcams

A hacker put together a “Reality TV” show using webcams.