|New Study Reveals Extent of Losses Due to Phishing Attacks|
Trusteer, a security solutions vendor, recently released the results of their study which shows how successful phishing attacks are, how many users respond to phishing attacks, and how many users submit their login information to criminal websites. The results are alarming. Among them:
Despite efforts by browser developers and security vendors to protect users from phishing attacks, a small number apparently are still able to bypass anti-spam/phishing protection – and when they do, the results can be damaging.
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|Web Application Security a Growing Threat for Businesses|
A new report by security vendor Cenzic shares research indicating that security flaws found in Web applications continue to grow and should be a major concern for many businesses, including SMEs, as more and more depend on the Web for their business. According to the report, almost 80 percent of more than 3,000 software security flaws publicly reported this year have been in web technologies such as web servers, applications, plug-ins, and web browsers.
|Piracy Brings Malware According to Microsoft|
Quoting research from various industry analysts, Microsoft warned that users who install unlicensed or counterfeit software on their PCs are 73% more likely to suffer data loss or damage than users of legitimate software. The company also cited a 2006 IDC study that found that 25% of counterfeit software attempted to install unwanted or malicious code when downloaded.
|Create a photo album using PowerPoint|
A PowerPoint photo album is a presentation that you can create to
display your personal or business photographs. You can add effects that include attention-
grabbing slide transitions , colorful backgrounds and themes (theme: A combination of theme
colors, theme fonts, and theme effects. A theme may be applied to a file as a single
selection.), specific layouts , and more. After the pictures are in your album, you can add
captions, adjust the order and layout, add frames around the pictures, and even apply a theme
to further customize the look of your album. To share your photo album with others, you can
send it as an attachment to an e-mail message, publish it to the Web, or print it.
|Create and print envelopes for a mass mailing in Word|
In Microsoft Word, you can use mail merge to create a batch of envelopes when you want to use envelopes to send a mass mailing to your address list. Each envelope can contain an address from your list.