Scammers using FedEx phone number 201-413-1324 for phishing or scam

Latest FedEx package scam Scammers are calling people from 201-413-1324 phone number. This appears to be a genuine FedEx number, but somehow either they are able to fake their caller id to a FedEx number or a few FedEx associates might be misusing it. CDSBureau does not know the origin of these calls but scammers’ Read more about Scammers using FedEx phone number 201-413-1324 for phishing or scam[…]

New laptop/computer cyber threat protection checklist

Ensure to complete this checklist before you use or start surfing the Internet on your new computer/laptop. The checklist applies to most scenarios. But you can post a comment if you have a specific need or question. The checklist is provided under the CDSBureau Information Use Policy. You agree to this policy if you read Read more about New laptop/computer cyber threat protection checklist[…]

Cisco released security updates – Sept 20, 2017

Reporting date: September 20, 2017 Cisco has released updates to address vulnerabilities that a remote attacker could exploit to take control of an affected system. Multiple Cisco products are affected. CDSBureau encourages Cisco product users / administrators to review the following Cisco Security Advisories and apply the necessary updates: Unified Customer Voice Portal Operations Console Read more about Cisco released security updates – Sept 20, 2017[…]

Apple Releases Security Updates

Apple has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. A remote attacker may exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. CDSBurea encourages Apple product users and administrators to review the following Apple security pages and apply the necessary updates: iOS 11 Safari 11 tvOS 11 watchOS 4 Xcode Read more about Apple Releases Security Updates[…]

Enterprise, business, or organization cyber security threats and risks

This article provides information on enterprise, organization, or business cyber threats. This article will use term ‘enterprise’ for any entity that can be a cyber threat victim. Cyber threat target enterprises All enterprises that use computers, IoTs, computer services, or cloud computing to store data or perform day-to-day business activities are cyber threat targets. Cyber Read more about Enterprise, business, or organization cyber security threats and risks[…]

Massive Equifax 2017 data breach could impact millions in USA, UK, and Canada

Equifax reported that there were a massive data breach that could impact 143 million customers in USA, Canada, and UK. Most of the affected customers are in USA only. The breach started in May 2017 and Equifax learned about this on July 29, 2017. Equifax is providing free credit monitoring for an year to all Read more about Massive Equifax 2017 data breach could impact millions in USA, UK, and Canada[…]

Links to Internet of Things (IoT) recommended practices

A few IoT recommended practices links are listed below. These may be best practices only in relevant scenarios. IoT Security best practices for different players from Microsoft.¬† This article discusses best practices for IoT infrastructure, developer, solution provider, deployer, and operator. IEEE IoT security best practices¬†– This is a IEEE Internet Technology Policy Community white Read more about Links to Internet of Things (IoT) recommended practices[…]