FBI Releases Guidance on Defending Against Travel Scams

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released an article on building a digital defense against travel scams. FBI explains how scammers trick consumers with “free” vacation ploys. These offers may b…

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released an article on building a digital defense against travel scams. FBI explains how scammers trick consumers with "free" vacation ploys. These offers may be fake or involve hidden fees. Legitimate companies will not ask prize winners to pay to claim their reward.

NCCIC encourages consumers to review the FBI Article, the Federal Trade Commission's Travel Tips, and NCCIC's Tip on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks for more information.


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FBI Releases Guidance on Defending Against Travel Scams

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released an article on building a digital defense against travel scams. FBI explains how scammers trick consumers with “free” vacation ploys. These offers may b…

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released an article on building a digital defense against travel scams. FBI explains how scammers trick consumers with "free" vacation ploys. These offers may be fake or involve hidden fees. Legitimate companies will not ask prize winners to pay to claim their reward.

NCCIC encourages consumers to review the FBI Article, the Federal Trade Commission's Travel Tips, and NCCIC's Tip on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks for more information.


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VMware Releases Security Updates

Original release date: August 14, 2018

VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in vSphere, Workstation, Fusion, and Virtual Appliances. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to obtain sensitive information.NCCIC…

Original release date: August 14, 2018

VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in vSphere, Workstation, Fusion, and Virtual Appliances. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to obtain sensitive information.

NCCIC encourages users and administrators to review VMware Security Advisories VMSA-2018-0020 and VMSA-2018-0021 and apply the necessary updates.


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Samba Releases Security Updates

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Samba Team has released security updates to address several vulnerabilities in Samba. An attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.NCCIC encourages users …

Original release date: August 14, 2018

The Samba Team has released security updates to address several vulnerabilities in Samba. An attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

NCCIC encourages users and administrators to review the Samba Security Announcements for CVE-2018-10858, CVE-2018-10918, CVE-2018-10919, CVE-2018-1139, and CVE-2018-1140 and apply the necessary updates.


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