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August 2010

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We are seeing rise in scam email posing as tracking mail notification from US based delivery company United Parcel Service. The mail pretends to be from UPS it has subject line Delivery problem. It notify user… We failed to deliver postal package sent on so on date… in time because...
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Today I received scam mail as below related some lottery in which i won, this one i never bought …Lottery scam letters are sent out by the thousands every day. There are only two things the bad guys want: your money and your identity. ******************************************* from GRAHAM SMITH to date...
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This is in continuation to my yesterday’s blog. Microsoft’s advisory has confirmed that the attacks exploit a weakness in the way programs load associated libraries. The binary files can be located in a variety of directories, including those on networks controlled by a malicious hacker. According to Microsoft the vulnerability...
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About 200 Windows applications are vulnerable to remote code-execution attacks that exploit a bug in the way the programs load binary files on Windows OS (at least XP, Vista and Windows 7). According to Mitja Kolsek, CEO of Acros Security, the critical vulnerability, which has already been patched in Apple’s...
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The “DHL delivery” related mail carrying variants of Trojan.Bredolab, Trojan.Oficla and many others are still on our radar. Current email comes from the spoofed address like -DHL Parcel Support -DHL Tracing Support -DHL Manager Elsa Addison -DHL Manager Magdalena Lindsey -DHL Delivery Services having common subjects -DHL Tracking number 844018042457...
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Domain name scams Intellectual property is a very complex area and covers a vast range of diverse subjects. As a result, there are opportunities for bad guys and fake organizations to take advantage of those wishing to secure protection for their domains. Recently we received a mail as below. —————————————-...
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As per Sanjay’s earlier blog, the Independence Day offer of Quick Heal Technologies, provided three additional months of updates for free if the Quick Heal product was activated on 14th, 15th or 16th August 2010. Due to the popular demand of this offer Quick Heal Technologies has extended the offer...
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Celebrations of 64th Independence Day for 15th August 2010 has already begin. Independence Day is our opportunity to celebrate India’s hard fought freedom. It is a time to reflect on how far the nation has come. As we Indian’s celebrate the 64th Independence Day, we are faced with greater challenges...
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New online game where you can adopt your very own pet monster offered by Moshi Monster, seem to be catching up. As we witnessed SEO Poisoning with Moshi Monster. When searched in Google it returned Visiting poisoned links lead to Rogueware installation FraudTool.MySecurity
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Users of iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch and can heave a sigh of relief as Apple has kept its word and released a security patch for a vulnerability that could have exposed the concerned devices to malicious attacks. The vulnerability existed in Apple’s Safari browser and the way it handled...