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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Canadian Pharmacy Spam with Google Hangouts and Wh…

on April 04, 2014 | by Jonathan French | canadian, Digital Degenerate, drugs, Google+, hangout, pharmacy, Spam, whatsapp

Candian Pharmacy spam has always been sort of the de facto reference for when people ask me what types of things I see throughout a normal day. We see unique campaigns all the time but there is always some sort of pharmacy spam going on somewhere. They have been so common that hopefully everyone kno ... read more

Keep Your Passwords Safe

on December 05, 2013 | by Fred Touchette | ADP, breach, Digital Degenerate, facebook, GMail, Google+, LinkedIn, malware, Odnoklassniki, passwords, twitter, Yahoo, YouTube

It has recently come to light that millions of passwords for major accounts such as Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, ADP, and Twitter have been stolen over the past month according to Trustwave researchers. This is in thanks to malicious keylogging software that had found its way onto hundreds of thousan ... read more

Kit-Kat Update Causing Exchange ActiveSync Connect…

on November 27, 2013 | by Jim Rhodes | ActiveSync, android, Email, Exchange, Google+, HTC, Kit-Kat, Nexus, Samsung, tech tips

There have been widespread reports that the latest update for Android (version 4.4 also known as Kit-Kat) is causing Exchange ActiveSync connectivity issues. The problems vary from not being able to authenticate to the server when setting up an Exchange account to synchronization stopping for Active ... read more