Daily Archives: March 24, 2014

Phishing attack of the day

Is this:

Thank you for registering with us.
Email:
Password: ******
Activation code 70751

Please click the link below to access the video that shows how the system work.

Below is a link that I don’t recognize. Not surprising, because I have never heard of the organization sending it, never mind asked for an activation code.

Just a reminder: whenever you get email like that, delete it right away.

What technology wants to make obsolete, it first makes an icon :)

This icon is pretty common:

I wonder how many people know it comes from something like this:

 

 

This great article,¬†The Floppy Disk means Save, and 14 other old people Icons that don’t make sense anymore by Scott Hanselman, has 13 more examples of this. Fun to read.