Monthly Archives: September 2017

O365 Phishing scam REALLY looks legit

Wow, even I am impressed at this one! We just worked with a client who got the following email, Thank goodness he knew enough to call us when he felt something looked suspicious! When you click on the sign in link it takes you http://icijanitorial.com/MS-Office/?email=yourname@yourdomain.net which looks to be a legitimate website for a business who […]

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Dark Web, Darker Consequences

The dark web sounds scary doesn’t it?  Like something from a movie, where you see the green text flying by while the guy in the hoodie types away.  Well, it’s not far off.  The text probably isn’t green, unless they set their settings that way, and the hoodie is not a requirement, but the dangers […]

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New ransomware spreading at an alarming pace

  A new ransomware attack has been reported and has spread at the rate of nearly 2 million emails per hour. The ransomware attack has hit more than 20 million email addresses.  The emails are claiming to be from a company called Herbalife, or some variants of the email also claim that a copier needs to be delivered.  […]

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Out with Kaspersky

The Department of Homeland Security is running from Kaspersky, should you too? This week was a bad week for Kasperky Labs, maker of one of the more popular traditional antivirus products for desktops and other computer endpoints. As close ties to the Russian intelligence community were discovered about Kasperky, The United States Government as well […]

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Focusing on Cybersecurity is rewarded with a Golden Datto Award

  FAIRFIELD, CT — June 15, 2017 — Today, Kyber Security announced that the company took home the Largest Datto Fleet award at the fifth annual DattoCon hosted in Denver, Colorado last week. Datto’s annual partner conference, DattoCon has quickly grown to become one of the largest events in North America for Managed Service Providers […]

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Equifax breach

  How does the Equifax breach affect me? UPDATED: 9/8/2017 2:07pm Included link to FTC FAQ about credit hold and fraud alert in info below. UPDATED: 9/8/2017 12:33pm When you go to the Equifax site listed in the original story below to check if you are at risk, they are offering to enroll you in […]

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Equifax Breach – What do I do now?

Now that the dust is settling, what do I do about the Equifax breach? By now, almost everyone has heard about the major cyber breach that was announced on Thursday, September 7th.  Here are the facts, according to Equifax; The breach lasted from mid-May through July. The hackers accessed people’s names, Social Security numbers, birth […]

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