Scam Email – New version of Winning Lottery Ticket

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While most users avoid these scams, the bad guys can still take advantage of others.  All free offers should be avoided or carefully evaluated to ensure there is no danger. http://www.threattracksecurity.com/it-blog/the-bill-gates-lottery-winning-ticket-scam-is-amazing/ QUOTE: A friend of mine had this sent to them by an elderly relative earlier today. Unfortunately they didn’t keep the sender’s email address, […]

Facebook Privacy – Lock down Phone and sensitive information

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Facecrooks security reports a recent proof-of-concept test allowed phone numbers set to the “public everyone” status to be collected.  Users should lock down privacy settings in social networking sites. http://facecrooks.com/Internet-Safety-Privacy/Hacker-Collects-Thousands-of-Phone-Numbers-Using-Graph-Search.html QUOTE: On March 5, Copley reported a tip to Facebook pointing out the security flaw in Graph Search. Facebook wrote him back acknowledging the problem, though […]

Anti-Virus Evaulation – PC Magazine June 2013

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PC Magazine evaluated several AV products recently and results can be found in link below http://securitywatch.pcmag.com/security-software/313198-the-best-antivirus-software-new-winners-and-losers QUOTE: Those malware coders who cobble together all the Trojans, viruses, and other nasty programs are constantly working on new creations, hoping to get past existing antivirus defenses. Security vendors are likewise constantly working on new technologies to foil […]


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