IC3 Warns of Impersonation Scams

IC3 Warns of Impersonation Scams The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has released an alert on impersonation scams. In these schemes, scammers send emails impersonating IC3 to trick recipients into providing personally identifiable information or downloading malicious files. Users should use caution when reviewing unsolicited messages. NCCIC/US-CERT encourages consumers to refer to the IC3 Alert and the [...]

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FTC Warns of Online Dating Scams

FTC Warns of Online Dating Scams The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released an article addressing scams targeting online daters. In this type of fraud, cyber criminals target victims, gain their confidence, and trick them into sending money. To stay safer online, review the FTC article on Online Dating Scams and the NCCIC/US-CERT tip on Staying Safe on [...]

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Securing Mobile Devices During Holiday Travel

Securing Mobile Devices During Holiday Travel As the holiday season begins, many people will travel with their mobile devices. Although these devices—such as smart phones, tablets, and laptops—offer a range of conveniences, users should be mindful of potential threats and vulnerabilities while traveling with them. US-CERT encourages users to review the US-CERT Tips on Holiday [...]

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Oracle Releases Security Bulletin

Oracle Releases Security Bulletin Oracle has released a security update bulletin to address a vulnerability in Oracle Identity Manager. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Oracle Security Alert Advisory and apply the necessary updates.

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IC3 Issues Alert on DDoS Attacks

IC3 Issues Alert on DDoS Attacks The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has issued an alert on distributed denial-of-service (DDoS)-for-hire services advertised on criminal forums and marketplaces. Using DDoS attacks to prevent legitimate users from accessing websites or information can lead to serious consequences. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the IC3 Alert for [...]

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IC3 Issues Alert on IoT Devices

IC3 Issues Alert on IoT Devices In conjunction with National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has issued an alert to individuals and businesses about the security risks involved with the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT refers to the emerging network of devices (e.g., smart TVs, home automation systems) that connect [...]

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Oracle Releases Security Bulletin

Oracle Releases Security Bulletin Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for October 2017 to address 252 vulnerabilities across multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Oracle October 2017 Critical Patch Update and apply the necessary [...]

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Mozilla Releases Security Update

Mozilla Releases Security Update Mozilla has released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Thunderbird. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Security Advisory for Thunderbird 52.3 and apply the necessary update.

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Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome OS

Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome OS Google has released Chrome OS version 60.0.3112.80 for Chrome devices to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of one these vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Google Chrome blog entry and apply the necessary update.

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McAfee Releases Security Bulletin for Web Gateway

McAfee Releases Security Bulletin for Web Gateway McAfee has released a security bulletin to address multiple vulnerabilities in Web Gateway. Some of these vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review McAfee Security Bulletin SB10205 and apply the necessary updates.

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