‘Tis the season to be ripped off, defrauded and malware infected. SANS (bless their little hearts) has provided a great reminder, nudge, poke in the ribs to get us all thinkning about security while we sip our egg nog and dream about good will to all men and what-not this holiday season. Take a stroll through the Internet Christmas lights on your way over, and take note of these classic holiday scams and threats.
(Don’t send me any of those cute e-greeting cards. I don’t even open the emails, just let ’em go straight to the spam bin.)