Good Morning wb_sunny

Welcome user! NYC Geeks is the premier computer repair and technology service provider for homes and businesses in the New York metropolitan area.

Request Support live_help
Technology News view_quilt
Security Alerts https
  • Drupal Releases Security Updates:
    Original release date: February 21, 2018

    Drupal has released an advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in Drupal 7.x and 8.4.x. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to obtain access to sensitive information.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Drupal's Security Advisory and upgrade to version 7.57 or 8.4.5.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • IC3 Issues Alert on Increase in W-2 Phishing Campaigns:
    Original release date: February 21, 2018

    The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has issued an alert on the increase in W-2-related phishing campaigns. Fraudsters often use tax-related phishing emails to get victims to provide personally identifiable information, click on a malicious link, or pay a ransom.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages taxpayers to review the IC3 Alert and refer to the NCCIC/US-CERT Tip on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks for more information. If you believe you have been a victim of a phishing campaign, report it to IC3 at www.ic3.gov


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Cisco Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products:
    Original release date: February 21, 2018

    Cisco has released several updates to address vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the following Cisco Security Advisories and apply the necessary updates:


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Microsoft Releases February 2018 Security Updates:
    Original release date: February 13, 2018

    Microsoft has released updates to address vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft's February 2018 Security Update Summary and Deployment Information and apply the necessary updates.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Adobe Releases Security Updates:
    Original release date: February 13, 2018

    Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Adobe Experience Manager, Acrobat, and Reader. A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.                  

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB18-02 and APSB18-04 and apply the necessary updates.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity:
    Original release date: February 13, 2018

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have identified Trojan malware variants—referred to as HARDRAIN and BADCALL—used by the North Korean government. The U.S. Government refers to malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government as HIDDEN COBRA.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the HIDDEN COBRA - North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity page, which contains links to Malware Analysis Reports MAR-10135536-F and MAR-10135536-G, for more information.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Cisco Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products:
    Original release date: February 07, 2018

    Cisco has released several updates to address vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the following Cisco Security Advisories and apply the necessary updates.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player:
    Original release date: February 06, 2018

    Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Flash Player. A remote attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.                 

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB18-03 and apply the necessary updates.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Cisco Releases Security Updates:
    Original release date: February 05, 2018

    Cisco has released an updated advisory and security updates to address a vulnerability affecting its Adaptive Security Appliance software. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Cisco's updated Security Advisory and apply the necessary updates.


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • Safer Internet Day:
    Original release date: February 05, 2018

    February 6, 2018, is Safer Internet Day (SID), a worldwide event aimed at promoting the safe and positive use of digital technology for all users, especially children and teens. This year's SID theme—Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better Internet starts with you—encourages everyone to play their part in creating a better, safer, and more secure Internet.

    NCCIC/US-CERT encourages users to view the Safer Internet Day website and the following tips:


    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.


  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • :
  • Security Alerts