May 28, 2011  1:12 AM

Wire Fund Transfer Trojan



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Fraud, Malicious Website, Malware, Security, Trojan

Got an interesting email this morning purportedly from "alerts@federalreserve.gov" with "Your Wire fund transfer" as the subject. Here's a screen shot:

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March 30, 2011  6:55 PM

UPS Notification Spam



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Scam, Security, spam, Trojan

I can't believe that a somewhat savvy friend of mine asked me about this message. He was actually considering opening it. Some people will fall for anything. The first thing is that this message is very poorly written. Anyway, please inform your family and clients that this is bogus and contains a...


February 11, 2011  12:58 AM

Google Adds 2-Factor Security to Gmail and Apps



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Google, Security best practice, Two-factor authentication

In the Official Google Blog today, developed an advanced opt-in security feature called 2-step verification . They announced this to their...


January 9, 2011  4:25 PM

Sometimes Clients Do Listen to My Advice



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Encryption, insecure, Password, Security, Security best practice

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December 17, 2010  8:20 PM

Spam: This Tactic Is Just Weird



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Phishing, spam

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December 11, 2010  3:23 PM

Walgreens Pharmacy Data Breach



Posted by: Ken Harthun
data breach, Email security, Identity Theft, Phishing, spam

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November 13, 2010  2:54 PM

Hotmail now Comes with HTTPS, Kind of



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, SSL, Web 2.0 Security

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October 24, 2010  4:08 PM

Ban on Use of Encryption for a Property Crime?



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Encryption, Opinion, Security, SSL

[caption id="attachment_437" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="I Don't Think So!"]I'm fed up with Adobe![/caption] "A...


September 12, 2010  12:07 AM

Do You Have the ‘Here You Have’ Email Worm?



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Email security, Email worm, Malware, Security, Worm

[caption id="attachment_896" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption=""Here You Have" Worm | Source: Securelist.com"]

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