Samba fixes vulnerability (CVE-2021-20254) that could allow an attacker unauthorized access to files

Samba has released a software update to fix a vulnerability (CVE-2021-20254) that could allow an attacker unauthorized access to files. A remote attacker could take advantage of this bug and exploit unpatched systems.

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Samba fixes two High severity bugs (CVE-2020-27840 and CVE-2021-20277)

Samba has released software updates to fix two High severity security vulnerabilities (CVE-2020-27840 and CVE-2021-20277) that impact Samba products. A remote attacker could take advantage of these bugs and exploit unpatched systems.

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FTC releases new video to help keep your small business safe from fraud

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released a new video to help keep your small business safe from fraud. This is another video in a series of videos from the FTC Protecting Small Businesses playlist.

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Microsoft March 2020 Security Updates, fix for SMBv3 RCE vulnerability (updated)

Microsoft released the March 2020 Security Updates that include 115 unique vulnerability fixes, 26 of those rated critical. This is the largest patch release in Microsoft's history. Microsoft also issued guidance and a new security update to fix an SMBv3 RCE vulnerability dubbed SMBGhost.

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“Operation Main Street” aims to stop small business scams

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announcedOperation Main Street: Stopping Small Business Scams, a coordinated joint effort with the Better Business Bureau (BBB), law enforcement and state/federal partners, to help stop scams that target small businesses.

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