Archive | April, 2013

Fake ‘Spamhaus’ MoneyPak Ransomware ‘Blocked PC’ Virus


2013-04-16 14:00:04 GMT, by Quentin Jenkins A number of Internet users are reporting a fresh version of a ransomware virus circulated by cyber criminals which exploits the name and image of Spamhaus to trick computer users into paying fake fines using MoneyPak. Computer users should know that no authorities or organizations (including Spamhaus) use screen […]

Some Google services hit by partial outage


(Reuters) – Google Inc is experiencing a small outage of some of its popular applications such as Gmail and Google Drive, the search engine said on Wednesday. The company disclosed on its website that six of its 13 applications were having partial status disruptions. The issue with Gmail, for example, is affecting less than 0.007 […]

WatchGuard® is pleased to announce the release of WatchGuard XCS v9.2 Update 5


New Features and Enhancements The WatchGuard XCS v9.2 Update 5 release provides these new features and enhancements. Custom Quarantines You can now create your own custom quarantine areas for specific types of quarantined messages. For example, you can create a quarantine specifically for messages quarantined because of a virus, or messages quarantined because they violate […]

Newer IP Addresses for MspPortal Secure Mail Services


Out of an abundance of caution, we are reminding customers about the new set of IP addresses added last year and at the beginning of this year, as previously communicated by email, in the control panel, and at this site. We are gradually moving traffic to these newer IP addresses, and customers should be sure […]

Updated Handling of Outbound NDR Messages


Updated Handling of Outbound NDR Messages Posted on April 3, 2013 by eschwabgfi As part of our ongoing efforts to maximize deliverability for our outbound mail, we will be implementing a new policy, effective next week, by which NDR (bounce) messages – typically generated in response to spam messages sent to invalid addresses at a […]

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 R2 for Windows Workstations (“Your license is not valid. Protection disabled” )


“Your license is not valid. Protection disabled” message is displayed after installing KB2823324 update 2013 Apr 12   Description Upon installing KB2823324 update (dated 08.04.2013) from Microsoft on the following operating systems: Microsoft Windows Vista x32/x64, Microsoft Windows 7 x32/x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x32/x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows Workstations […]

How the Cyberattack on Spamhaus Unfolded


Spamhaus, a spam-prevention service based in Europe, was the victim of one of the largest known cyberattacks. The attackers tried to overwhelm Spamhaus’s servers using what is known as a distributed denial of service attack. This technique harnessed the power of relatively few computers to generate as much as 300 gigabits a second of traffic […]

WatchGuard Receives Industry Recognition in First Quarter from CRN, SC Magazine and Info Security Product Guide


Product Reviews and Industry Awards Show Dedication to Innovation, Leadership in Network Security SEATTLE – March 28, 2013. WatchGuard® Technologies, a global leader in manageable business security solutions, today announced that it received multiple awards and top ratings from industry sources in the first quarter of 2013, honoring excellence in the company’s partner program and […]

Current WatchGuard Promotions


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