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The fiercely competitive software giant is positioning its wares for cloud computing with software and services.The company's two cash cows - operating systems and the Office productivity suite - are performing well.Do not open attachments unless you trust the source or without scanning them.Most webmail clients will scan attachments before allowing you to open them.So when in doubt, always double-check where those links really take you to.Hover over the link in your email and check the underlying URL or (if need be) check for the URL in your browser URL bar.When you follow the link and enter requested details, the scammers successfully ‘phished’ your password or personal information.Of course Facebook does sent out legitimate notifications and your bank may contact your through email, too.
Microsoft's new 'Slack competitor' has improved dramatically since the preview, and new features are arriving regularly.In fact, the biggest security risk always is the user!Catching malware is easy, but generally it can also be avoided easily. This should be obvious, but it cannot be stressed enough.Also most desktop email clients provide malware scanning to protect you from malicious attachments. For more details about the danger of malware spreaded through email, check out this article: 3 Top Ways People Get Infected by An Email Virus [In Case You Were Wondering]Scams and phishing attacks can hide behind Facebook notifications or an email from your bank.Only that Facebook or your bank never actually sent these emails, they are fake.