It has been a slow and painful death for IE 10, and now it appears Microsoft has decided to drive the final nail in the coffin of this often despised web browser.
Better late than never…enjoy!
This is a huge miss on the part of Apple to allow this level of flaw/vulnerability into the wild. If rumors are true, this issue was also covered up for a bit while a patch was under construction. Please take the time to disable FaceTime on your iOS and MacOS devices immediately until a patch can be distributed by Apple.
I am a big fan of any resource that can lead to keeping kids safer while online. This is a link to free material including workbooks and videos from the team at KnowBe4. Please take a look and consider sharing this with your kids or with local school resources. It is very important we move the cIT security conversation forward with young internet users.
This is a great tool provided by Google to walk you through the pitfalls of distinguishing between legitimate and “phishy” emails. Take a look and consider sharing it with friends.
This video from the team at Sophos NakedSecurity provides a great explanation of a Nest camera hack and Google’s response to the attack as well as good, practical password advice. Give it a view and share with your friends!
Please take a moment to review your Apple devices and update where appropriate!
This is yet another reason why, regardless which side of the political aisle you call home, the current partial government shutdown is a bad thing. We cannot afford as a nation to allow our cybersecurity to be weakened, even for a brief window of time. Thank you, Mr. Krebs for shining a bright light on this issue.
I am a big fan of the OUCH! Newsletter. IT provides great concise, practical awareness knowledge that is free to share. Enjoy!