Watch out for this one

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Re: Watch out for this one

Postby Ghost » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:04 pm

oh hum I get the most interesting scam mail
got this from my Paypal account

Reference PP-254-854-032-785

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Re: Watch out for this one

Postby Tonyblack » Mon Oct 06, 2014 2:24 pm

I learned about a new threat today - Shellshock. Apparently Linux and Apple users are particularly under threat.
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Re: Watch out for this one

Postby Ghost » Mon Oct 06, 2014 2:32 pm

ah that explains the urgent update when I checked my computers update system this morning :?
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Re: Watch out for this one

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Mon Oct 06, 2014 5:56 pm

That's be about for a couple of weeks now Tony not only the first real threat to Linux and Macs but also windows, and they are all scrambling about for a patch, end of Linux etc being relatively safe from hackers. :x Once the script kiddies get hold of it there will be more mutations.
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