Category: Security/Firewalls

Spoofed Message Pretending To Be From PayPal 0

Spoofed Message Pretending To Be From PayPal

After similar fake notifications from eBay, which are still circling the Internet, now we have this spoofed message from service@PayPal. Such messages are not new. They have been going around for the past several...

Phishers Learn to Exploit VeriSign 0

Phishers Learn to Exploit VeriSign

At least one Net scammer has co-opted the Web security-assurance company’s seal of approval to offer a false impression of safety. Everyone knows not to believe everything they read on the Web. But things...

Browsing the Web and Reading E-mail Safely as an Administrator 0

Browsing the Web and Reading E-mail Safely as an Administrator

We all know that it’s a bad idea to surf the Web on a network server. In fact, it’s not a good idea to surf the Web on any computer where you are logged...

Chipping Away at Privacy Fears 0

Chipping Away at Privacy Fears

This month, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a microchip that can be implanted in humans to provide access to medical records. Privacy regulation advocates were predictably horrified, but the chip does not...