Do you have what it takes to manage your own security?

Do you have what it takes to manage your own security? Now that the World Wide Web has turned into the Wild Wild West, residential and commercial users alike face more security threats than just viruses. Programs need regular updates to install patches. Change passwords a regular basis. Run malware scans from multiple sources to…

Google Drive Exploited to Download Malware Directly from URL

While the malware was discovered on Google Drive, any cloud-share service such as iCloud, Dropbox, etc. could be vulnerable. Proofpoint uncovered the vulnerability in Google Drive a portal for many useful G-centric apps. Unfortunately, the normal document-sharing capabilities built into Google Apps can be manipulated to support automatic malware downloads. It works like this: After…