Month: October 2016

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GSWS, Inc. November 2016 Newsletter

The November 2016 newsletter is now online: http://gsws.com/email/GSWS/20161101.html Trouble with the Internet this month ??? … THIS ATTACK BROUGHT SEVERAL PARTS OF THE INTERNET DOWN … In this issue, we cover: – San Diego Tech Summit on November 1st, 2016 – Hack of the Month: DynDNS – Upcoming Events – Tech Tips and Wierd Al Yankov...

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The San Diego View Tech Corner, 11/2016 Article

Here’s the article GSWS has submitted for the San Diego County Optometric Society November 2016 newsletter (The San Diego View) ‘The Tech Corner’. DO/DID YOU YAHOO? By Dave Tuckman from Golden State Web Solutions, Inc. (www.GSWS.com) Back in August, Yahoo formally announced that their email service had been hacked. The disclosure was the responsible step to...

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Service Notification regarding DDoS attack on Dyn

As many of you experienced today, there was a large-scale DDoS attack targeted at the Dyn DNS hosting service.  These attacks can also affect other DNS servers ability to properly resolve requests elsewhere on the internet.   GSWS has verified our services are operating at normal service levels.  Should you experience any DNS related issues,...

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The San Diego View Tech Corner, 10/2016 Article

GSWS has the opportunity to write an article ‘The Tech Corner’ in the San Diego County Optometric Society newsletter (The San Diego View). This is our article for October 2016. http://www.sdcos.org/newsletter/2016-10/#techcorner MEET PHIL THE PHISHERMAN By Dave Tuckman from Golden State Web Solutions, Inc. (www.GSWS.com) Meet Phil. Phil seems like a nice guy and someone...

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GSWS, Inc. October 2016 Newsletter

The October 2016 newsletter is now online: http://gsws.com/email/GSWS/20161001.html Do/Did you Yahoo ??? … 500 MILLION ACCOUNTS – THEY KNEW OF BREACH IN 2014 … In this issue, we cover: – Amazing Pokemon Go Statistics – Hack of the Month: THE NSA – Upcoming Events – Tech Tips and Auctioneers Rap Fire to Beats