Patch Tuesday Kills Outlook

Patch Tuesday Kills Outlook

On July 14th, 2020 Microsoft pushed their monthly bundle of operating system and application patches.  Unfortunately, this one disabled Microsoft Outlook.  Many users woke up today to find their Outlook won’t start.  It gives an error, usually that a previous...
Working from Home in the Age of Coronavirus

Working from Home in the Age of Coronavirus

Fears of COVID-19 are already changing the way we work, act, and play. The need to keep safe social distances means that many people will be working from home at least for the near future. Fortunately, the internet makes it all possible. In order to help, Southwest...
When Bandits Strike

When Bandits Strike

UPDATE: This morning after the DDOS attack, the active steps taken to foil the interference due to the assault seem to be successful. Initial analysis of events has just begun. However, just like climate change, cyberattacks are now part of the new normal. And as...
Beware shame extortion scam emails

Beware shame extortion scam emails

What are the people in this photo looking at with such concern?  It could be a lot of things, but this month it’s a good bet one of them received a porn extortion scam email, and they’re trying to decide just how much they should freak out. This scam has...