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Mail Archiver X 4.0


Heidesheim, Germany – Moth Software has announced the release of Mail Archiver X 4.0 for Mac OS X, an update to their app that serves as a companion to the user’s current email application/client, allowing consolidation, archiving, and permanent storage of emails. Emails may be saved in the application’s native database format, or in Evernote, Filemaker, PDF, mbox, or Text formats. Continue reading »

Alert : Malware email coming your way! Will you recognize it?

A new wave of exploit email has arrived

YOU ARE UNDER ATTACK

13 Gmail Hacks That’ll INSTANTLY Maximize Your Productivity

Jillian Knox Finley wrote this article on her blog “MyDomaine.” She opens with “Having a vicelike grip on your inbox features will maximize efficiency and streamline your day-to-day routine. We’ve rounded up our favorite hacks and apps to level up your email game and have you sorted to the Nth degree. …”

The list includes:

  • Alias Based Filters
  • Canned Responses
  • Undo Send
  • Custom Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Link Tasks to Emails
  • Verify Authenticate Senders
  • Plain Text Formatting
  • Zapier
  • Boomerang
  • Rapportive
  • Followup
  • Hiver
  • HopEmail
  • Triage
For the complete article with details see it here:

GO http://www.mydomaine.com/gmail-hacks

 


Phishing Report: Security Clearance, Bitcoins, BitPay, Amazon, Debit cards and more

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report How bad is it? Just recently there has been a real surgence in Phishing and spam-delivered threats. Since the beginning of the year when two of the major spam portals where shut down, we thought email-deliverred crime was ebbing. No such luck. Now it’s moved to hot spots in South America, Eastern Europe and places where ICANN looks the other way. Remain calm, and remain on guard

  • If You Fall for a Phishing Scam, Should You Lose Your Security Clearance?
  • Bitcoin Payment Processor BitPay Loses $1.8M in Phishing Hack
  • Amazon UK customers targeted with phishing scam
  • Consumer Alert: Debit card phishing scam
  • Data Breach Investigations Report
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FBI : Business E-Mail Compromise – An Emerging Global Threat

Digital Evidence Response Team The accountant for a U.S. company recently received an e-mail from her chief executive, who was on vacation out of the country, requesting a transfer of funds on a time-sensitive acquisition that required completion by the end of the day. The CEO said a lawyer would contact the accountant to provide further details.

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Phishing Report: Market Disorder, Wire Fraud, Iranian Military Hackers, Spam King, and more

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report You can check off another victory for the spam and phishinc fighters of the world, since Mr. Spam King gets the clink for spamming Facebook users… at last! But that’s not all in the news. Email is getting more nasty each day, and now the 3rd world countries are starting to apply their most criminal moves into the rest of us.

  • Domain hijacking spear-phisher foiled by the last line of defense—paranoia
  • Iranian Military Hackers Launched Google Phishing Campaign Against US
  • FBI: Social Engineering, Hacks Lead to Millions Lost to Wire Fraud
  • Latest APT 28 Campaign Incorporates Fake EFF Spearphishing Scam
  • ‘Spam King’ pleads guilty for 27m Facebook messages
  • In-house ‘more likely’ to open phishing emails
  • ‘Phishing for Phools’ and Market Disorder
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3 ways to make your Gmail account safer

This article is of particular interest to me, since I have two Gmail accounts.  I’ve started using them less and less and considering moving to other solutions, but for now these accounts are mine.  this article is from SophosNaked Security web site and was written by Jim Hawes. Continue reading »

Safenetting : Phishing, Report for May 2014

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report Although social media fraud, malware, and drive-by tracker sites are increasing threats, plain old spam and phishing is still very much alive. In our first quarter we reported and/or tracked over 6,000 individual spam emails, of which 43% were straight, in-your-face, phishing. The Safenetting Pinterest page is one worth following! And please pin: >Apple did NOT move to the Czech Republic

But as for this week’s alerts :
[_] New era of ‘mega breaches’ signals bigger payouts and shifting behaviour for cybercriminals
[_] 1,981 Baylor Regional Medical Center patients’ information compromised by phishing
[_] It Took Feds 13 Days to Unravel a TSP Cyber Hoax Perpetrated by… Feds
[_] Spam in Q1 2014: US Once Again the Prime Target for Malicious Emails
[_] ‘Unknown malware’ hits enterprise nets 53 times a day
[_] Proceeds of phishing campaign balloon
[_] Scam Alert: PayPal fraud warning
[_] POP! goes the phisher
and more . . .

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Safenetting : Phishing, Malware, Security Report for APRIL – UGNN

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report Okay folks, it’s tax time again! Repeat : “do not click, do not click, do not click” — but there’s a lot more coming at you from the sleeze of the internet — stay tuned and we’ll bring you the latest and most important online risks updates
* IRS warns of phishing emails claiming to be from its Taxpayer Advocate Service
[*] Cloud Security Viewed as Vital, but Effective Solutions Are Lacking
[*] Cybersecurity breaches to cost APAC countries $240-M in 2014
[*] BBB Tip of the Week: Fake court summons
[*] IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme
[*] No headline – GOOGLE_SCAM –
[*] Hackers Cash In On ATMs
and more . . .

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Safenetting : Security ALERT : American Express Identity Theft

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Safenetting IDENTITY THEFT ALERT As of 3am, Thursday, March 11, the Safenetting spam traps have been hit with several convincing phishing attacks surrounding American Express, Jet blue Airlines and Facebook. We had more on the 12, 13, and today, 14! The worst of these, by far, is the American Express phish which we’ll show here.

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Safenetting : Phishing, Report for March 10 2014

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report Approaching spring and tax time, we’re warned to be vigilant and be aware of all the latest spam/phishing attacks coming out. Stay tuned and we’ll bring you the latest and most important online risks updates
* New phishing scam targeting Netflix users to obtain credit card information
* Security firm warns vs. new phish scam targeting Apple
* The Five Biggest Internet Security Mistakes People Make
* “Siesta” espionage campaign uncovered by researchers
* Microsoft urges public to ensure online security
* Coachella Ticket Buyers Warned of Phishing Scam
* Tax Alert: Beware of Telephone and Email Scams
* Hackers Breach Phishing Site by Mistake
and more . . .

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Safenetting : Phishing, Report for January 27 2014

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User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report While we’re feeling safer, and phishing has dropped from an average 800 per day to 30 per day, the criminals are getting smarter and more convincing. They’re also finding more ways to phish like the recent “what’s app” attacks. Stay tuned and we’ll bring you the latest and most important online risks updates
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Russian Coders, Ukrainian Cybercriminals, and The Largest Cybercrime In History
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Microsoft says new phishing attacks targeted law enforcement documents
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Email spammer tricked consumers with Obamacare threats, FTC charges
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Spear phishing still popular, but more watering hole attacks coming
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Attorney general warns against post holiday scams | Consumer Alert
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Teach your kids these steps to keep online scammers away
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Phishing isn’t just sticking a pole in water
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts Here’s To Ten Years of Mobile Malware!
InfoManager Safenetting Phishing Alerts SEA Hackers Muck Up CNN Sites
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Safenetting : Phishing, Malware, Security Report for January

User Group Network UGN Safenetting and Cybercrime report 2014 will see a slight decline in phishing and spam, due to heightened security, spam traps, and the extensive work being done by Knujon.com. But rogue retistrars, coupled with the new TLDs introduced by ICANN, open whole new arenas for cybercrime to come for you through your email. The InfoManager Safenetting anti-spam efforts go on with more than 16,000 unique spammers reported last year. Stay tuned and we’ll bring you the latest and most important online risks updates
spam and phishing safenetting reference Scam Alert: PSEG Warns Customers About Fraudulent Phishing Emails
spam and phishing safenetting reference Cybersecurity threats to financial firms on the upswing in 2014
spam and phishing safenetting reference Dangerous New Discover Card Phishing Email in Circulation
spam and phishing safenetting reference Phishing Attack Preys on JPMorgan Data Breach Fears
spam and phishing safenetting reference Phishing and diet spam attacks hit Twitter users
spam and phishing safenetting reference Atmos Energy Warning Against Phishing Scam
spam and phishing safenetting reference Three tax scams to beware of this season
spam and phishing safenetting reference Target customers advised to be vigilant
spam and phishing safenetting reference O-Deck’s Next Top Spammer Contest
spam and phishing safenetting reference Tips on how not to be scammed
and more . . .

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Fact Checking

If you, like me are getting tired of all the ridiculous stories that are spread across the social networks, then you will appreciate this list of Fact Checking web site.   Continue reading »