Google Drive Users Latest Target in Google Docs Phishing Scam

google-driveBy now, most of you are aware of phishing scams and how to protect yourself from them, but the scam list just got longer for Google Docs and Google Drive users. Symantec recently identified a phishing scam that can put Google users’ account information into the wrong hands if they aren’t cautious about the email links they click.

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Linksys Routers Seeing Attacks from The Moon Malware

moon-malware1Everyone wants to enjoy the convenience of having a wireless home or office network, but malware developments continue to threaten the security and create unauthorized access if the appropriate security measures are not taken. Linksys recently identified a strain of malware that is being called “The Moon” that exploits the firmware in certain older model Linksys devices, primarily the E-series routers and older models of the Wireless-N access points and routers.

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Trojan Yontoo on the Prowl for Mac OS X

mac-os-x-trojan-pdfThe myth of adware and malware not being directed at Mac computers is being further debunked as the latest threat to OS X comes in the form of a trojan injecting ads into popular web browsers.  Users of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Apple’s Safari web browser should be on the look-out for the Trojan.Yontoo.1 adware that is inserts itself into the browsers of infected systems.

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Protect Yourself from Smishing

We know what you’re thinking.  NOW, they decide to add a name to this crazed hacking attempt that is starting to spread like wildfire to a mobile phone near you.  With names like “iPhone” and “Android” becoming common chatter everywhere, smishing was bound to happen.

What is Smishing?

Smishing is very similar to phishing, but the scams result via SMS text messages that can be delivered to your mobile phone.

How Do I Spot a Smishing Text Message?

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