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Skype Users Receive One-Two Punch of Security Threats

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If you use the popular video chat program Skype, you need to be aware of two recent security issues that could affect your account. The first threat is a worm that is being spread by a series of instant messages … Continue reading

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Flame Malware: What Is It And What Should You Know About It?

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A new malware named Flame has been a hot topic in the media in recent days. This worm has, so far, only targeted in the Middle East and no one is quite certain yet what its effects will be when … Continue reading

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Facebook Malware Alert

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Security professionals have reported a new malware warning for Facebook. According to reports, a worm is being spread through a link that users receive via a message in Facebook . See http://www.zdnet.com/blog/security/new-facebook-worm-spreading/9825 for additional details. Remember to exercise caution with … Continue reading

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