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    If you have Office 365, read this security warning

    Hey Y'all,

    I was catching up on some tech reading and came across this Office Watch article on Identity theft. This is one of the reasons I personally don't like Cloud storage or MS Accounts as Login credentials. YMMV HTH
    May the Forces of good computing be with you!

    RG

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    Granted Microsoft wants everyone to connect to the cloud and took what seems to be an absurdly long time to issue a patch. But, this is not really any different that other "social engineering" exploits. Open a hacked bogus attachment that sends you to a "bad" website.

    Just another reinforcement for people to be careful.

    Joe

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    I can't get the link to open.....it just spins in my browser. It works in FF and IE but not in Chrome....Odd.

    It's working now....strange.

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    Thank you, RG!
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