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Don’t click the unsubscribe button in a spam email

Unsubscribe buttons are useful for removing your email address from high-volume mailing lists, like those from political campaigns or big box stores. However, they can also be used against you by spammers: Clicking one of these buttons confirms your account is in active use and in some cases redirects to you a compromised webpage. Flagging […]

Don’t open email spam, delete it unread

Never respond to email spam, as this will confirm to the sender that it is a “live” address. Have a primary and secondary email address – one for people you know and one for all other purposes. Avoid giving out your email address unless you know how it will be used. Never purchase anything advertised […]

Kelihos: A good job for good pay!

Kelihos, is considered the HIV of all malware. This Trojan is really famous, and has been on TV and other media news reports and even has its own Wikipedia entry – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelihos_botnet . The Kelihos family of Trojans is not only huge, but it is also impossible to conclude all its symptoms nor show all […]