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Unit Summary for May 2008

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Unit Summary for MidYear2008

 

 

January's 2009 CS report located here.

February's 2009 CS report is here.

 

 

 

 

 

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"To err is human--and to blame it on a computer is even more so."  - Robert Orben      

      

 

March CS report for end of February 2009 

.    As of March the new site is 23 months old,  and it's pages have been viewed over 12,312 times. Our webpages hold 1,868.1 Mega Bytes (just short of 2 Gigabytes!) of information, not counting the other pages and websites contained in the links on our site.  

 

Spear-Phising, for those not at the Feb meeting:

    

Many of you may know that "phishing" on the internet means trying to get personal identity information, name, dob, ssn, and etc, by tricking net users into giving it to you. The data is used to open credit accounts, get free website accounts, and other nefarious activities in your name. I've noticed that most members in the flotilla are good about never even opening e-mail from people they don't know. I just wanted to point out that a new phenomenon is going around called "spear-phising" in which the attempts are personalized enough to make you think it comes from someone who knows you, you click on the link to a professional looking site that has a form where you can put all your personal info. The highly targeted nature of the "phish" scam is the spear. Your email, name and address are easy for people to get, it doesn't mean they know you, and don't fall for it.

 


 

 

 

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