[Bglug] OT: New malware delivery trick...

LP LPCC at pm.me
Thu May 27 09:52:16 EDT 2021


Open "This PC "
" Options "
" Change folder & search options"
" View "
Check in box "Show hidden files, folders and drives "
Un-Check "Hide Empty Drives "
Un-Check " Hide extensions for known file types "
Un-Check Hide folder merge conflicts "
Option below is yours but careful not to delete critical files etc
Check " Hide protoected operating system files " ( Recommended )



Regards, Chris.

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‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
On Thursday, May 27, 2021 6:56 AM, LP <LPCC at pm.me> wrote:

> I will hot plug my windows 10 when I get home and leave instructions
> 

> Regards, Chris.
> 

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> " Stay true to yourself. Don’t compromise your values or beliefs for
> anything or anyone. Don’t change because others around you are.
> Don’t be pressured, be you – just you. Be proud of who you are and what you
> stand for. "
> 

> https://gbdeclaration.org/#read
> https://druthers.net/
> https://ccla.org/our-mission-and-history-2/
> 

> Linux The Freedom To Choose
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> ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
> On Thursday, 27 May 2021 06:48, LP LPCC at pm.me wrote:
> 

> > There are Windows settings to "Show all file extensions" I usually enable it and use show hidden, show encrypted files in Blue text etc Kaspersky can scan zip files
> > I tweak it till it breaks just to see how far I can push it.
> > Running LMDE4 here so cant go find it to share
> > Regards, Chris.
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> > " Stay true to yourself. Don’t compromise your values or beliefs for
> > anything or anyone. Don’t change because others around you are.
> > Don’t be pressured, be you – just you. Be proud of who you are and what you
> > stand for. "
> > https://gbdeclaration.org/#read
> > https://druthers.net/
> > https://ccla.org/our-mission-and-history-2/
> > Linux The Freedom To Choose
> > Sent with ProtonMail Secure Email.
> > ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
> > On Wednesday, 26 May 2021 19:06, Anthony Morassutti moralater9 at gmail.com wrote:
> > 

> > > LOL, probably not. I thought the same after a few seconds and I don't
> > > think I am a bad person... :P
> > > On 26/05/2021, kelvin mcmillan kelvinmcmillan at gmail.com wrote:
> > > 

> > > > Yes, yes it does.
> > > > On Wed, May 26, 2021 at 12:51 PM Andrew Howlett andrew at howlett.net wrote:
> > > > 

> > > > > When I read this my first reaction is "what a great idea." Does this make
> > > > > me a bad person?
> > > > > On May 26, 2021 11:36 a.m., Remi Gauvin remi at georgianit.com wrote:
> > > > > This is not related to linux or FOSS, other than an opportunity for snug
> > > > > elitism since it doesn't really affect us. But I just noticed in my
> > > > > junk mail folder, for the first time, a .exe (presumably malicious)
> > > > > packed inside a .iso file.
> > > > > Windows now mounts iso files when you 'open' them, and since Windows by
> > > > > default hides file extensions, this is even easier for users to fall
> > > > > prey. Presumably, putting the exe in a zip file is an old trick now,
> > > > > and most security software aggressively check them.. is anyone watching
> > > > > out for iso?
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