FTC – seeks advice for combating impersonation scams FEB-2022

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The FTC seeks advice for combating impersonation scams.  Certainly, there is a need for improved security awareness, tighter standards to obtain credit cards or bank accounts, and shutdown overseas romance scams. Help the FTC get money back to people who experience impersonator fraud | FTC Consumer Information To combat government and business impersonation scams and […]

CISA – MuddyWater cybersecurity alert FEB-2022

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CISA & other GOVT security agencies warn of increased attacks by a group known as “MuddyWater” Iranian Government-Sponsored MuddyWater Actors Conducting Malicious Cyber Operations | CISA https://www.cisa.gov/uscert/ncas/alerts/aa22-055a CISA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), U.S. Cyber Command Cyber National Mission Force (CNMF), the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC-UK), and the National Security Agency […]

Microsoft Defender – improvements release FEB-2022

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Microsoft Defender for Cloud adds Google Cloud Protection — Redmondmag.com Microsoft Defender for IoT Version 22.1 Commercially Released — Redmondmag.com Microsoft this week announced Microsoft Defender for IoT version 22.1 at the “general availability” (GA) commercial-release stage.  Microsoft Defender for IoT (formerly known as “Azure Defender for IoT”) is a “network detection and response” service for […]

FTC – Romance scam awareness on Valentines Day 2022

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Love, not money | FTC Consumer Information Even though a romance scam might not be affecting you, someone you know might be facing one. According to a new FTC report, people sent $547 million to online romance scammers last year. And more than a third of those who lost money said the contact started on […]

Leadership – be more authentic in 2022

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In his best-selling book, H3 Leadership: Be Humble. Stay Hungry. Always Hustle, author Brad Lomenick says, “People would rather follow a leader who is always real versus a leader who is always right. Don’t try to be a perfect leader; just work on being an authentic one.” Authenticity is an influence builder. Stop Killing Your Influences – Being Real […]

CISCO – February 2022 product security updates

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Cisco is a key network & security vendor for many organizations. It is an important platform to stay maintained with recent security updates also. Cisco Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products | CISA Security Advisories (cisco.com) Cisco has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple Cisco products. An attacker could exploit one of these […]

Leadership – 10 best practices for innovation in 2022

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The ILL project management site features an excellent post on sparking improved innovation & creativity in 2022 Do Your Leaders Have The Right Convictions About Innovation? – The IIL Blog Teams can use this checklist to see if they are getting the right kind of support from their leadership team. Exploiting Versus Exploring – Exploiting current success […]

Leadership – 2022 Hybrid virtual and office workplace

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What is A Hybrid Work Model? A Simple Explanation for Hybrid Leaders – The IIL Blog Work can be accomplished from the main office (i.e., your organization’s primary on-site location), from flexible locations (such as shared workspaces or co-working spaces), from satellite offices (which are organization-owned offices that are usually smaller in size than the […]

Wireshark 3.6.2 release – February 2022

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A new version of this valuable network tracing, monitoring, and PENTEST tool has been released.  Version 3.6.2 appears to be a beneficial version update. https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/Wireshark+362+Released/28356/ Wireshark · Wireshark 3.6.2 Release Notes Wireshark version 3.6.2 was released.  It fixes 5 vulnerabilities (several for loops) and 10+ bugs.  And it now refers to Npcap’s own website npcap.com/npcap.org.  The following […]

Privacy – new rules for 2022

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The Harvard Business Review is excellent site for management, leadership, and other key topics.  Data privacy laws & needs continue to evolve — esp. as computer devices & online accessibility improves with 5G & other technologies during 2022.  This is an excellent & in-depth article The New Rules of Data Privacy (hbr.org) The data harvested […]


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