Posts tagged ‘social networking’

How to get rid of the gray (text on websites)

Tired of trying to read web sites that use gray text for writing?

You’re not the only one. In this edition of The Computer Cat Corner, I will show you how to get rid of your gray text and dye it back to black! Woo hoo!

Continue Reading November 1, 2014 at 8:35 pm Leave a comment

Fake Facebook e-mails being sent today!

Hello everyone!  Pass this on to your Facebook Friends so they can won’t fall for this scam.

Earlier I wrote a couple of articles about Phishing eMails and how to spot them. Today I just received a phishing mail posing as a Facebook security mail.

The Bad Guys did a great job of making it look just like a real Facebook letter (see figure below). Too bad they sent it to an eMail address that I do not have on Facebook!  This particular phish actually has all of it’s click-able links going to a european site called hofnet.50webs.com, a site with a questionable history.

Phishing Facebook letter

Looks legitimate, don’t it? (Click image to enlarge.)

To learn more about Phishing and what to look for check these articles too:

~ The Computer Cat

August 19, 2013 at 8:16 am Leave a comment

CC’s Guided Tour of the Curious Blog Page, Part 3

Well it’s about time to end our tour. But before we leave, let me tell you about blog voting, sharing, tags, clouds, and blogrolls (which isn’t a sushi roll dish).

Continue Reading January 8, 2011 at 8:13 am Leave a comment

CC’s Guided Tour of the Curious Blog Page, Part 1

You know, I’ve been writing these Tips to help humans who aren’t quite comfortable with computers and I forgot the most important thing: You probably don’t know what all the other stuff on this page does!

If you’ve been scratching your head trying to figure out what Trackbacks, Pingbacks, RSS Feeds, Blogrolls, Clouds, and Tags are, then grab a hold of my tail (not too tightly) and I’ll guide you through.

Continue Reading October 28, 2010 at 1:59 pm Leave a comment

Facebook games now targeted by Hackers

Remember my other posts warning Facebook Friends & Fans about some of the bad things attempting to enter your computer? Now, hackers are turning to Farm Town and other popular Facebooks games. Here’s what to look out for.

Continue Reading April 13, 2010 at 12:23 pm 2 comments

Hot Update on Facebook Attacks

Recently Reuter’s has an article regarding recent phony e-mails sent to Facebook users.

Continue Reading March 18, 2010 at 1:40 pm Leave a comment

Facebook Attacks

Recently a lot of Facebook subscribers have had their computers attacked and their Friends Lists hijacked. Here’s what you need to look for and what you can do to protect yourself and your network of Friends

Continue Reading March 16, 2010 at 8:48 pm 1 comment


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