Targeted Attacks being sent to Human Resource departments

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Human Resource departments usually process many job applications and resumes from the general public.  They should always be alert for malware and made technically secure, as many documents are received from non-secure sources.  They avoid all suspicious documents, as targeted attacks to specific companies are circulating.  Targeted Attacks emailed to Human Resource departments http://blogs.pcmag.com/securitywatch/2011/01/malware_aimed_at_human_resourc.php http://www.ic3.gov/media/2011/110119.aspx […]

First PC Virus – Turns 25 years old

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The first computer virus appeared short after the advent of the first IBM PC and was relatively harmless and they spread via infected floppy disks as this was prior to the Internet and infections via email. What would you ask from the creators of the very first PC virus? http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00002087.html QUOTE: It’s now January 2011. […]

Facebook – Malicious application photo links

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Sunbelt Security continues to highlight the danger of clicking potentially malicious links.  This includes photo links offered by malicious applications, which can compromise your Facebook account or even your PC: Phony Facebook Photos lead to malware http://sunbeltblog.blogspot.com/2011/01/phony-facebook-photos-lead-to-malware.html http://www.mywot.com/en/forum/8966-new-facebook-malware-spreading?comment-58324 QUOTE: This latest Facebook scam seems to have been rattling around for a few weeks now, directing […]

Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory – January 2011

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Numerous security updates were released for Oracle data bases and business products recently: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory – January 2011 http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2011-194091.html QUOTE: Critical Patch Updates are released on the Tuesday closest to the 17th day of January, April, July and October. The next four dates are: 19 April 2011 19 July 2011 18 October […]


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