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June, 2014

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June 30, 2014  6:47 PM

Humor: Lighten up – it’s Monday (Warning: Language)

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Security

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June 30, 2014  3:22 PM

The best free security list in the world?

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Security

I'm a fan of Gizmo's Freeware and have been for many years. They have maintained a list of free security-related programs or web applications for some time. It's called "


June 30, 2014  2:37 AM

Highly effective security: Lock your screen

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Screen savers

Do you know who's playing around on your computer when you're not there? Think it won't (or doesn't) happen? Think again: It can and does happen all the time. I'm sure you trust the people you work with, and rightfully so, but what about the maintenance crew and the janitorial service personnel?...


June 26, 2014  4:14 PM

Highly effective security: Create strong passwords

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Security

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June 10, 2014  6:27 PM

Holy Patch Tuesday, Batman! 66 holes in Windows products

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Adobe, Microsoft

Today is Patch Tuesday and Microsoft's seven updates address 66 security holes in Windows and related apps. Most of those vulnerabilities -- 59 of them --  are in Internet Explorer ( Bookmark and Share     0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


June 5, 2014  8:32 PM

Yes, Virginia, TrueCrypt is still safe to use

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
GPL, Security, TrueCrypt

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June 5, 2014  6:37 PM

Microsoft calls government snooping “advanced persistent threat”

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
Data integrity, Data privacy, Encryption, Information security, Transparency

Yes, just like malware. Well, isn't it a malevolent government act to spy--without cause--on its citizens? In a December 2013 blog post, Microsoft...


June 3, 2014  2:44 PM

You can help in the Gameover Zeus & Cryptolocker takedown

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun
CryptoLocker, Cybercrime, cybercriminals, DOJ, FBI, Security, Sophos

Your help is needed in a massive law enforcement effort to take down the Gameover Zeus (GOZ) and Cryptolocker botnets. The Department of Justice (DoJ) has...


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