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US-CERT warns iOS users of Masque attack

Last week, researchers with California security company FireEye announced a new bug called Masque and released a video that demonstrates how an iPhone could be compromised through this new attack.

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Adobe joins the patch party in a big way

Microsoft isn’t the only software vendor that came out with a gargantuan update release on Patch Tuesday; Adobe joined in, releasing only one update but that update fixes 18 separate vulnerabilities.

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In cyberspace, no one can hear your router scream

According to your bandwidth bills, a black hole is a region of the Internet from which cat videos, check-ins, and likes prevent anything, including productivity, from escaping. Let’s take a closer look at some of the black holes that threaten your users and data from cyberspace, and how you can protect your users from them.

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Have wireless, will travel

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the technological innovations that are making travel a little more pleasant.

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Why corporate security is needed beyond corporate walls

Laptops are a great target for malicious attackers and some really sophisticated methods are being used. Business laptops should be properly secured and that they are checked for vulnerabilities and missing patches regularly.

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November 2014 – Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Microsoft threw us a bit of a curve, releasing “only” 14 of the patches, with two – MS14-068 and MS14-075 – deferred with the label “Release date to be determined”.

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Antivirus is not a replacement for patch management software

While antivirus software is absolutely critical and has its proper place in your network, it’s no substitute for patch management software. Using both will help to bolster your defenses and is a good start towards that layered security approach.

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The 21 secrets of email signature bliss

Doing email signatures the right way can be a challenge for many companies, so here are some tips to help you with email signature etiquette and effectiveness.

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Microsoft’s monster update might mean it’s time to rethink your patching strategy

Microsoft is releasing sixteen security bulletins that will address numerous vulnerabilities – but of course that’s only the tip of the patching iceberg.

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November Advance Notification: A plethora of patches on the way

November brings us a total of 16 patches from Microsoft. The somewhat good news is that only five of them are rated as critical, with four of those being remote code execution vulnerabilities and the fifth addressing an elevation of privilege issue.

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