Category Archives: Alerts

Warnings and alerts about viruses, scams, spam, and other technology based problems.

Scam Alert: eBookLifestyle.com

As discussed here: http://lumberjocks.com/topics/57081 If you get a letter in the mail from eBookLifestyle.com you may have had your credit card information compromised. Letter claims auto-enrollment I myself received a notice from them claiming “…to become a customer… simply do … Continue reading

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Best of Business Spam

If you get an unsolicited email claiming you’ve won a “Best of Business Award” or “Business Recognition” you should mark it as Spam/Delete it. Don’t bother with ‘unsubscribe’; So far these emails seem to come from illegitimate (fake) companies and … Continue reading

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Virus Spreading around small banks.

There is currently a spam virus that is bouncing around the small banking community. I’ve cleaned off one company so far, but they are getting hit from various/different banks. To stop the spread of this virus is simple, just block … Continue reading

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Phishing Scam Via Email

You get an email about “WEBMAIL ACCOUNT AND RACTIVATION”. The message is a fraud attempt and should be marked as spam or deleted. Example If you get the following message- do not reply, mark it as spam or delete. From: … Continue reading

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