FTC – SCAM attacks circulating which impersonate ICE and other agencies

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Scammers impersonate US immigration officers | Consumer Advice (ftc.gov) Here’s how the scam often goes: They call or email saying you’ve violated immigration law. Or that your identity information is wrong or out of date. Or that you owe fees or need to pay an immigration bond. They’ll threaten to alert the police or to […]

CISA – Log4Shell attack research report for unpatched VMware Horizon servers

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CISA shares a highly detailed & updated Malware Analysis Report  for Log4Shell vulnerability in unpatched VMware Horizon servers.  Hackers have been able to gain access in some circumstances & the Log4Shell vulnerability is one to patch expediently CISA Releases Log4Shell-Related MAR | CISA MAR-10386789-1.v1 – Log4Shell | CISA From May through June 2022, CISA responded […]

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The FTC has earmarked JULY to provide security awareness to our service men & women.  These excellent tips are applicable to everyone Defending against impersonator scams | Consumer Advice (ftc.gov) Scammers come up with all sorts of stories to convince you to send money or share your information. They might call or send you a […]

Microsoft ACCESS – Fix for July 2022 update issues coming soon

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After the July 12th security updates, MS/Access some very old data base formats became non-accessible & fixes are currently being tested for release soon. Microsoft Access Fixes Coming Soon To Remedy Patch Tuesday Update Troubles — Redmondmag.com Access Fix Now Available for VBA Security Patch Issue (microsoft.com) Microsoft this week indicated that fixes for Microsoft Access problems, […]

Microsoft 365 – WIP security to be replaced by Purview DLP in future

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For Microsoft 365 cloud base applications — Windows Information Protection (WIP) provides extra cloud based security protection.  It will be replaced by the new Purview DLP facility in the future as Microsoft provides an early notification. Microsoft Ending the Windows Information Protection Service — Redmondmag.com Announcing the sunset of Windows Information Protection (WIP) – Microsoft […]

Apple – JULY 2022 product security updates

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Apple is a key hardware & software vendor for many organizations & several products have had recent security updates Apple Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products | CISA Apple security updates – Apple Support InfoSec Handlers Diary Blog – SANS ISC Apple July 2022 updates Apple has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple […]

Microsoft 365 – Office 2016 and 2019 support ends in 2023

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Older version support for Office 2016 & 2019 will be phased out later next year for Office 2016 & 2019 as the latest version of all products is an advantage for the “365” cloud based platform Office 2016 and Office 2019 To Lose Microsoft 365 Connections Next Year — Redmondmag.com Office and Microsoft 365 Apps […]

Leadership – Developing a Servant Leader Mindset

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John Maxwell’s leadership development training & blog are excellent resources for IT & business leaders.  This article summarizes “Servant Leader” concepts: https://corporatesolutions.johnmaxwell.com/blog/how-to-become-a-servant-leader-2/ A servant leader is someone “whose actions and motivations reflect a selfless commitment to a cause, an organization, or their teammates.” (Kouzes & Posner) Compare this to a traditional leader, whose actions and […]

Microsoft Azure – support for Oracle RDBMS services JULY-2022

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Oracle & Microsoft have worked together to improve Oracle RDBMS integration & control in the Azure cloud environment Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure Now Available — Redmondmag.com Oracle and Microsoft announce availability of Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure – Stories This new offering, which was unveiled during this week’s Microsoft Inspire digital partner […]

FTC – Supply chain SCAMS impacting ranchers and farmers JULY-2022

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SCAMS are present in every sector of our economy, where if “it looks too good to be true” it’s usually fake & an attack to steal credentials or even real $$$ Riding herd on cattle feed scammers | Consumer Advice (ftc.gov) In Montana, authorities are warning ranchers to treat with suspicion ads offering cattle feed […]


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