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    Toymaster has released Security Mailer Version 17 Number 4

    January 30th, 2017 by

    Security Mailer V17 #4 Apple Security Updates for almost everything Browser Security updates for Mozilla Firefox, Firefox ESR, and Thunderbird Cisco Security Advisories including critical for WebEx Open Source updates for Apache Server, Heartbleed revisited, Linux updates Microsoft Advisory General Security entries

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    Gmail will block JavaScript attachments, a common source of malware

    January 27th, 2017 by

    Good for G-Mail!! Gmail will block JavaScript attachments, a common source of malware

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    Using Cisco WebEx? Get the latest version!!

    January 26th, 2017 by

    Severe vulnerability in Cisco’s WebEx extension for Chrome leaves PCs open to easy attack “If you have the Cisco WebEx Chrome browser extension installed make sure you’re running the latest version”

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    HP Recalls more batteries

    January 26th, 2017 by

    HP Expands Lithium-Ion Battery Recall To Include 101,000 Additional Laptops

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    How to install a clean copy of WIndows 10

    January 25th, 2017 by

    No need to find a CD or ISO file. How to Clean-install Windows without Bloatware

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    Why Microsoft forced Windows 10 upgrades last Friday

    January 24th, 2017 by

    If you set your Windows update on W10 to delay updates, you may have noticed that Windows installed an update despite this setting. Here’s a decent attempt to explain why. Why Microsoft forced Windows 10 upgrades last Friday

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    Toymaster has released Security Mailer Volume 17 Number 3

    January 23rd, 2017 by

    Security Mailer V17 #3 Apple updates Garage Band and Logic Pro X Browser-Firefox to get new security features Cisco Security Advisories; Java Security Updates Microsoft Windows 10 new Linux option Linux Security Updates; General Security entry

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    Several techniques to clear out Temp files

    January 20th, 2017 by

    Some interesting ways to accomplish it. Automatically Clear Temp Files Using Disk Cleanup, Storage Sense or Batch file

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    Firefox 52 Gets Font Whitelist to Prevent Browser Fingerprinting

    January 19th, 2017 by

    Firefox 52 Gets Font Whitelist to Prevent Browser Fingerprinting “Browser fingerprinting through OS fonts will be prevented in Firefox 52, which launches this March. The browser uses a whitelist to denote safe fonts, a feature which is similar to the way Tor handles font-based web tracking.”

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    25 most common passwords in 2016 and how quickly they can be cracked

    January 19th, 2017 by

    This is a lesson on how easy it is to d=crack a password. The days of replacing the “o” with “0”, the “1” with an “i”, etc. are gone. 25 most common passwords in 2016 and how quickly they can be cracked

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