Welcome to Smokey's Security Forums.
Guests have only limited access to the board and it's features, please consider registering to gain full access!
Registration is free and it only takes a few moments to complete.

Smokey's Security Forums

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:

Java Update 13.6 Required in Scam

A new Java update scam is currently circulating online in search of fresh victims. It alerts the computer user that, in order to view some video content, they have to update to an odd Java 13.6.
When the user tries to access the content they are served with the alert. Complying to the request leads to a different website that usually offers potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) for download. In this case, the money-making scheme profits from affiliate marketing models that are used to promote various software.
The latest version is: Java 8 update11

Java Update 13.6 Required in Scam



Malware Log Analysis & Removal Help * OTL (OldTimer ListIt) Tutorials & Tools * Microsoft Security Info, Alerts & Download Centers * Official Jetico Inc. Support Forums

Share this topic on FacebookShare this topic on MySpaceShare this topic on Del.icio.usShare this topic on DiggShare this topic on RedditShare this topic on StumbleUponShare this topic on TwitterAuthorTopic: What Is Deep Packet Inspection?  (Read 293 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

QuizmasterTopic starter

  • Flying Nurse
  • Seasonal Competition Team
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • location: USA - Miami,FL
  • Posts: 13140
  • .: Surf Queen
    • WWW
What Is Deep Packet Inspection?
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2012, 03:11:00 PM »
What Is Deep Packet Inspection?
1 February 2012, 6:45 am

It's easy to turn a deaf ear to the controversy surrounding recent copyright protection bills like the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) or the PROTECT IP Act, which threatened to curtail free speech on the Internet by allowing the U.S. Department of Justice to blacklist and block access to websites suspected of copyright infringement. Most of us don't visit websites suspected of illegally distributing copyrighted material, so blocking us from accessing them seems harmless. But should your ISP ever be legally obligated to prevent you from accessing restricted websites, it will have to find a way to monitor your online activity, and that could cause your

Source: Network World on Security

>> To obtain the full NetworkWorld Security article, click the link in the first post line <<
 

* Permissions
You can't post new topics.
You can't post replies.
You can't post attachments.
You can't modify your posts.
BBCode Enabled
Smilies Enabled
[img] Enabled
HTML Disabled


Except where otherwise stated, all content, graphics, banners and images included © 2006 - 2014 Smokey Services™ -- All rights reserved
This site do not store non-essential cookies on client computers and is fully compliant with the EU ePrivacy Directive
Design board graphics, banners and images by Meg&Millie - Emma aka Tinker

    

  

Smokey's provide free fully qualified OTL (OldTimer ListIt) and FRST (Farbar Recovery Scan Tool) Log / Malware Analysis & Removal Help and System Health Checks
rifle
rifle
rifle
rifle