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Security Fix: September 3, 2006 - September 9, 2006

Three Patches from Microsoft Next Week

Microsoft said Thursday that Windows users can expect at least three software updates from the company next week. Two of the updates will address security flaws in Windows, while the third patch will deal with Office. Each patch may address...

By Brian Krebs  |  September 8, 2006; 8:52 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
Categories:  New Patches  
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Scan Those Links Before Visiting

In an era when simply clicking on a link sent to you via e-mail or instant message can spell speedy doom for Microsoft Windows users, it's nice to have yet another resource for checking the validity and security of Web...

By Brian Krebs  |  September 6, 2006; 11:08 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  Safety Tips  
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Don't Be a Pump-and-Dump Chump

Nearly every day when I check out the junk folder in my e-mail inbox, I find at least one unsolicited e-mail trying to convince me that RIGHT NOW is the time buy some cheap penny stock. These kinds of solicitations,...

By Brian Krebs  |  September 5, 2006; 10:37 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (11)
Categories:  Fraud  
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