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SSL Certificates Available here soon!

August 8, 2017 in Info by R Bennett  |  Comments Off on SSL Certificates Available here soon!

Coming soon, SSL certificates at prices you can afford!

Not some cheapy dubious certificates but certificates provided by names you well know.

After you install your SSL Certificate, visitors to your, sites won’t see any ugly “Unsecure Site” warnings in their web browsers.

You will have many options and pricing plans available and we’ll install it for you!

That’s all I can say for now…

Watch this space!

Security Alert: ISC Releases Security Updates for BIND

April 13, 2017 in Info, Security Alert!, Tips, Update! by R Bennett  |  No Comments

National Cyber Awareness System:

 

ISC Releases Security Updates for BIND

04/12/2017 10:19 PM EDT

 

Original release date: April 12, 2017

The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released updates that address multiple vulnerabilities in BIND. A remote attacker could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to cause a denial-of-service condition.

Available updates include:

  • BIND 9 version 9.9.9-P8
  • BIND 9 version 9.10.4-P8
  • BIND 9 version 9.11.0-P5
  • BIND 9 version 9.9.9-S10

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review ISC Knowledge Base Articles AA-01465, AA-01466, and AA-01471 and apply the necessary updates.

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Security Alert: Microsoft Releases April 2017 Security Updates

April 13, 2017 in Info, Security Alert!, Tips, Update! by R Bennett  |  No Comments

National Cyber Awareness System:

 

Microsoft Releases April 2017 Security Updates

04/12/2017 08:43 AM EDT

 

Original release date: April 12, 2017

Microsoft has released 61 updates to address vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker to take control of a system. This Security Update addresses a Microsoft Office vulnerability that is actively being exploited to spread malicious code.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Vulnerability Note #VU921560 and Microsoft’s April 2017 Security Update and apply the necessary updates.

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Security Alert: Easter Holiday Phishing Scams and Malware Campaigns

April 13, 2017 in Info, scams, Security Alert!, Tips by R Bennett  |  No Comments

National Cyber Awareness System:

 

Easter Holiday Phishing Scams and Malware Campaigns

04/11/2017 10:35 AM EDT

 

Original release date: April 11, 2017

As the Easter holiday approaches, US-CERT reminds users to stay aware of holiday scams and cyber campaigns, which may include:

  • unsolicited shipping notifications that may actually be scams by attackers to solicit personal information (phishing scams),
  • electronic greeting cards that may contain malicious software (malware),
  • requests for charitable contributions that may be phishing scams or solicitations from sources that are not real charities, and
  • false advertisements for holiday accommodations or timeshares.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to use caution when reviewing unsolicited messages. Suggested preventive measures to protect against phishing scams and malware campaigns include:

Refer to the Holiday Traveling with Personal Internet-Enabled Devices Tip for more information on protecting personal mobile devices.