The Perils of Interconnectedness and the Crypto Virus

Our current focus is on Security and Disaster Recovery. I have two examples: First - A few years ago a client of mine clicked on the wrong thing - an attachment on a UPS email.  He hadn't shipped anything with UPS recently, but maybe someone sent him something?  It was loaded with the first variant … Continue reading The Perils of Interconnectedness and the Crypto Virus

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Beware the Facebook email… that’s not Facebook

Never underestimate the abilities of a determined and creative phisher.  Making the rounds is a phishing email that spoofs a Facebook notification, the one that says someone has commented on your status. The first clue in the email that it is a fake is that the person mentioned in the subject line is probably not … Continue reading Beware the Facebook email… that’s not Facebook