Author Archives: Justin Bellinger

About Justin Bellinger

Justin is an experienced software professional, having worked in software and software security for nearly 20 years. Justin is VP of Security Products at SPAMfighter.

Spotify users have been infected by Malvertising, resulting in the service having to temporarily disable third-party serviced adverts.

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Comodo affiliate RA was recently compromised, resulting in the issuing of fake SSL certificates for some major web properties. We advice patching of your Windows OS to prevent exploitation of this compromise from affecting you and your business.

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Twitter now makes it easier to keep your account safer by offering encrypted traffic as an always on option in settings. For security, we strongly recommend users to set this option.

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Mobile users are fast becoming the new target of choice for malware authors – but not just malware. Fake ecommerce sites will gladly take your personal information too, increasing your chance of identity fraud, or your bank accounts coming under attack.

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Malvertisements, the use of advertising services and links to infect users with malware, have seen a substantial increase quarter on quarter (Q3 2010 vs Q4 2010), with a new report from Dasient showing a 100% increase in attacks during the final quarters of last year.

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