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Major LinkedIn Password Breach!

Major LinkedIn Password Breach! 6.5 million accounts compromised – be careful of phishing attempts… In a blog post, LinkedIn says that it will email all the users whose accounts were affected by the hack and give them instructions as to what to do next. The company warns that you should not click on [...]

By | 2017-09-20T12:13:51+00:00 June 24th, 2012|Internet Security, Scam Alerts|0 Comments

New email scam to watch for

This is a clever one I just received, that really gives me a good example to show you what I mean when I talk about these email scams and how they work. Below is the text copy of the email I just received. I have deactivated the links because I don’t want anyone to misinterpret [...]

By | 2017-09-20T12:13:52+00:00 September 24th, 2011|Internet Security, Scam Alerts|0 Comments

Beware this phishing email – It’s spyware

Well, here’s another one. I just received an email from a domain registered in Russia, claiming to be an Adobe application update. Don’t be fooled by this one. Just take a look at the “whois” info for the domain name: Domain name:             ADOBE-MAILER.COM Registrant ID:           TAACTMK-RU Registrant Name:         Kenny James [...]

By | 2017-09-20T12:13:52+00:00 March 24th, 2011|Internet Security, Scam Alerts|0 Comments

Facebook Privacy Settings – Protect Your Personal Info Today

Facebook Privacy Settings The First Critical Setting: Instant Personalization and Public Search These two items enable individuals, companies, organizations, and pretty much the world at large to glean information about you from your Facebook account and activity while on Facebook, and also when you visit websites that are partnered with Facebook. This creates an odd [...]

By | 2017-09-20T12:13:52+00:00 February 24th, 2011|Internet Security, Quick Tips, Social Marketing|0 Comments