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Phished

As phishing improves and spreads, the importance of two-factor authentication grows.

Maybe I’m the last person to know this, but phishing has spread beyond email. And it’s not really pretty. Here’s the story: A few nights ago, I got a Twitter direct message (DM) from a friend saying that someone was saying nasty things about me, with a link. The link was a shortened (t.co) link, so it was hard to…
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Anatomy of a phish

In light of recent security snafus, it's worth reviewing the basics of phish detection and prevention.

Major security breaches sometimes lead to an onslaught of phish emails. Here's a handful of simple ways to spot suspect correspondence and avoid traps.

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