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ALERT – Heartbleed Bug

You've probably heard about the Heartbleed Bug - the security flaw making international headlines as websites scramble for a fix and daily internet users are left with a barrage of questions. Here's what you need to know. WHAT IS IT? Heartbleed is, simply put, a mistake. It's not a virus and it was not created with malicious intent. Two years ago, a programmer left an unintentional hole buried in the code of the OpenSSL software

Cirrus Partners Logo 250x25013 Feb 2014

ALERT – Masque Attack and WireLurker

Two new attacks have been revealed in the past week that can affect Mac computers, iPhones, and iPads. Like a certain virus that's recently gripped the nation, they can infect without making themselves known until it's almost too late. Here's what you need to know to stay clean. WHAT ARE THEY? Masque Attack replaces legitimate apps on your iPhone/iPad, such as Facebook, Google Maps, or The Weather Channel. It works by attracting users to install