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February 27, 2014  2:33 AM

Mac OS X 10.9.2 released to fix critical SSL security hole



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Mac, OS X, Secure Computing, Security, Security best practice

They promised "as soon as possible" and they delivered. Here are the details straight from the OS X App Store.

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February 27, 2014  2:12 AM

Why passwords alone are no longer sufficient security



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Credit Card Fraud, data security, Security, Security best practice, Security management

We have all see this coming for a long time; in fact, I'm surprised it has taken this long to become obvious that passwords are no longer sufficient security. Sure, they're OK for things that really don't matter like news sites and entertainment sites -- any site that doesn't store sensitive...


February 23, 2014  6:21 PM

Update your iOS to 7.06 on iPad and iPhone!



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Apple, Mac, OS X, Security, Security management, Vulnerabilities

ios-706Apple has released a security...


February 22, 2014  4:33 PM

C’mon Adobe, get your act together!



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Adobe, Critical update, Security, Security management, Vulnerabilities

adobe_hacked

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January 31, 2014  7:24 PM

Hacking Skills Challenge – Realistic 1



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Hacker, Hacking Skills Challenge, Security

hacker_1

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January 30, 2014  1:41 AM

That’s it! No more! I quit!



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Big Brother, Computer Humor, Eavesdropping, Security

This will be short and sweet. It's bad, you know. I'm fed up. Through with it. Officially done. Permanently withdrawn. Don't try to talk me out of this because it won't work; don't try to talk me into something else, either, because that won't work...um, either. Neither will I be seduced...


January 29, 2014  10:51 PM

Top worst password in 2013 is no longer “password”



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Security

522845_password

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January 26, 2014  5:30 PM

Sophos Security Threat Report 2014 released



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Security

gremlin

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January 26, 2014  4:57 PM

Bogus funeral announcement points to malware



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Security

[caption id="attachment_1227" align="alignleft" width="285"]Source: FortBendNow.com

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January 20, 2014  8:53 PM

How to stay (relatively) secure with XP at the end of support – Part 2



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Secure Computing, Security, Security best practice

In How to stay (relatively) secure with XP at the...

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