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Zurich Insurance identifies the "Seven cyber risks that threaten systemic shock"

A recent Zurich Cyber Risk Report argues that cyber-risk management professionals need to look beyond their internal information technology safeguards to interconnected risks which can build up relating to:- 477 more words

Brian Pennington

Computer users beware: New attempts to attack your systems!

A client of mine recently called to request assistance with a suspicious email they had received.  This email purported to be from “systemadmin@hostname.com” and contained an attachment called “outlooksettings.zip.”  Now, if you don’t already view all attachments with a skeptical eye then you should start doing so today!  318 more words

"DHL shipment failed to arrive" delivery failure notification by email contains trojan

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new trojan distribution campaign by email with the subject “DHL shipment failed to arrive” or “DHL Private delivery services”. 195 more words


Regretsy Spambots

This is the beginning of the end for the Regretsy Forums, when the spambots take over. April might use this as the excuse to shut it down. 49 more words


Internet and Computer Security



You may have found yourself asking, “What is the point of all this anti-virus software on my PC yet I still have all this junk?” You are not the only one asking this question. 480 more words

How a Bleeding Heart Can Generate Writing Ideas

How’s it going?

I logged into a freelance job site I’m a member of–something I do almost every day.

But when I found a notice at the top of my dashboard I was curious–that space is almost never used for anything. 487 more words

Fiction And Copy Decodes