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    Here’s how to turn off FaceTime

    January 29th, 2019 by

    How to turn off FaceTime on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

    “Apple has temporarily turned off the Group FaceTime feature in iOS and macOS, which it says should address the bug. However, if you want to make absolutely sure, you can disable it entirely from your end. This will turn off both video and audio FaceTime calls, but it’s a safety precaution to take until this nasty bug is fixed.”

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    Nest camera broadcasts Missile Warning

    January 23rd, 2019 by

    One wonders what their password was… 🙂

    Fake ICBM missile warning over Nest system sends East Bay family into panic

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    Security Mailer Volume (2019 #3)

    January 20th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 2019 Number 3

    • Browser Pale Moon updated
    • Cisco Security Advisory
    • Oracle released Java updates
    • Linux updates
    • Microsoft update revisions
    • General Security review of last weeks vulnerabilities
    • New email data breach of immense proportions were made public

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    How to lock your Windows 10 PC remotely

    January 6th, 2019 by

    You all probably know this, but I thought it was well done…

    How to lock your Windows 10 PC remotely

    If you have lost your laptop or had it stolen while being logged in, you can use this guide to use your Microsoft account to find and lock it remotely.”

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    Patch Tuesday, December 2018 Edition

    December 12th, 2018 by

    Patch Tuesday, December 2018 Edition

    “Adobe and Microsoft each released updates today to tackle critical security weaknesses in their software. Microsoft’s December patch batch is relatively light, addressing more than three dozen vulnerabilities in Windows and related applications. Adobe has issued security fixes for its Acrobat and PDF Reader products, and has a patch for yet another zero-day flaw in Flash Player that is already being exploited in the wild.”

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    Sextortion Emails, Ransomware and Info-Stealing Trojans

    December 11th, 2018 by

    Sextortion Emails now Leading to Ransomware and Info-Stealing Trojans

    “A new campaign has been spotted by researchers at ProofPoint that instead of containing a bitcoin address to send a blackmail payment to, they instead prompt you to download a video they made of you doing certain “activities”. The downloaded zip file, though, contains a executable that will install malware onto the computer.”

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    Windows 10 Cumulative Updates (November 27, 2018)

    November 28th, 2018 by

    1709: KB4467681 (OS Build 16299.820)

    1803: KB4467682 (OS Build 17134.441)

     

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    Adobe updates Adobe Flash Player , Adobe Acrobat and Reader and Adobe Photoshop CC

    November 14th, 2018 by

    Security Bulletins Posted

    Adobe has published security bulletins for Adobe Flash Player (APSB18-39), Adobe Acrobat and Reader (APSB18-40) and Adobe Photoshop CC (APSB18-43). Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions using the instructions referenced in the bulletin.

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    #1 Programmer Excuse

    November 11th, 2018 by

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    Don’t fall for this Neflix Scam!!

    November 5th, 2018 by

    Scam alert: Don’t fall for this very realistic Netflix phishing scam

    Hard to belive it, but folks still fall for these kinds of scams…. 🙁

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