This is serious: Clickjacking

I’m sure you’ve heard the term. Do you know what it means?

Clickjacking is a malicious technique that uses vulnerabilities in your web browser to trick web users into revealing confidential information or give s the attacker control of their computer while clicking on seemingly innocuous Web pages.

It is a serious problem that diligent patching of your system and software will only partially protect. Malicious hackers still know of undiscovered holes in our  systems even when we are fully patched & updated. I apologize if I seem to be a scaremonger but the only way to be sure you’re protected is to stay meticulous about knowing where your visiting online and what you’re clicking on.

Read more about the Clickjacking threat and a search for a fix

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