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Geotagged Images can lead criminals to your house

Many folks take pictures of various things and post them to Facebook, Twitter, or their personal blog, what they do not know is now days images from gps enabled devices like smart phones, are geo-tagged.
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Internet Explorer 6 and 7 New exploit

Microsoft released MS10-018 out-of-band security issue with Internet Explorer. The patch is due to increases in attacks against Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7 using the vulnerability discussed in Security Advisory 981374.  Internet Explorer 8 is not affected by this issue so customers using this version are not affected by these attacks. Read More »

Another IE Exploit

Microsoft warned that IE 6 and 7 are vulnerable to yet another zero day exploit.  With support ending for IE 6 a few days ago, Microsoft is urging those effected upgrade to IE 8. Those there are a plethora of other browsers such as Firefox, Opera, Chrome, and Safari

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Wow Authenticators cracked

A Keylogger disguised as a World of Warcraft add-on is stealing account info and goods, and it by passes Blizzards Warcraft Athenticator Read More »

Do not press F1 key on Windows XP

When prompted by a website, as Micrsoft as waned users of a massive security flaw in found in Windows XP.  The vulnerability exists in the way that VBScript interacts with Windows Help files when using Internet Explorer.  A malicious Web site displayed a specially crafted dialog box and a user pressed the F1 key, arbitrary code could be executed in the security context of the currently logged-on user. Microsoft's Security release notes can be found here

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Westin Hotel’s in L.A. possibly hacked last year

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in Los Angeles last year and used their credit or debit card to eat there should examine their bank statements and request a new card. Hotel officials disclosed Friday that the hotel's four restaurants, along with its valet parking operation, may have been hacked at some time between April and December, disclosing names, credit card numbers and expiration dates printed on customers' debit and credit card.

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