• FLASH SALE ON COMPUTER TRAINING MARCH 30 & 31, 2017 ONLY! Purchase 1 or more hours of training at 50% off the regular price. * If you live on Florida’s Treasure Coast, the training can be in person in your home. * If you live anywhere else, the training will be via Remote Support...

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  • So far, we’ve talked about the ways email passwords can be stolen while under your control.  Today, we’re going to address the one way of having your email password taken in which you have zero control – a server hack.  The most recent publicized email server hack was Yahoo.  Yahoo’s servers were hacked and customer’s...

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  • We’ve been looking at the various ways your email password can be hacked.  Besides being stolen, figured out or given away through social engineering, another method to get your password is for a hacker to successfully answer your security questions.  Probably the most famous incident of this kind happened in 2008, when David Kenell,...

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  •   You’ve probably heard that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.  Unfortunately, when it comes to protecting our email accounts, we, the users of email, are usually the weakest link.  We often fall prey to something called “Social Engineering.”  This is where our passwords (or other information) aren’t hacked via...

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  • As we mentioned in yesterday’s post, getting into your email account depends on obtaining your password.  We talked about ways your password might be stolen (http://www.4kcc.com/blog2/?p=946).  Today, we ‘re going to look at ways a hacker (or anyone else for that matter) might figure out your password.  Someone might actually guess your password.  Having...

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FLASH SALE ON COMPUTER TRAINING

FLASH SALE ON COMPUTER TRAINING

FLASH SALE ON COMPUTER TRAINING MARCH 30 & 31, 2017 ONLY! Purchase 1 or more hours of training at 50% off the regular price. * If you live on Florida’s Treasure Coast, the training can be in person in...

By on Mar 30, 2017

Category: Training

Email Hack Methods – Server Hack

Email Hack Methods – Server Hack

So far, we’ve talked about the ways email passwords can be stolen while under your control.  Today, we’re going to address the one way of having your email password taken in which you have zero control – a server hack....

By on Jan 17, 2017

Category: Email,Security

Email Hack Methods – Answering Questions

Email Hack Methods – Answering Questions

We’ve been looking at the various ways your email password can be hacked.  Besides being stolen, figured out or given away through social engineering, another method to get your password is for a hacker to successfully answer your security...

By on Jan 17, 2017

Category: Email,Security

Email Hack Methods – Social Engineering

Email Hack Methods – Social Engineering

  You’ve probably heard that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.  Unfortunately, when it comes to protecting our email accounts, we, the users of email, are usually the weakest link.  We often fall prey to...

By on Jan 17, 2017

Category: Email,Security

Email Hack Methods – Figuring Out Your Password

Email Hack Methods – Figuring Out Your Password

As we mentioned in yesterday’s post, getting into your email account depends on obtaining your password.  We talked about ways your password might be stolen (http://www.4kcc.com/blog2/?p=946).  Today, we ‘re going to look at ways a hacker (or anyone else...

By on Jan 11, 2017

Category: Email,Security

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