Archive | April 8, 2014

Internet Security Issues This Week

email-lostDoing Any Business/Transactions Online

You may have noticed your internet connection is slow today, or you’re having problems sending eMail this week. You’re not the only one. That’s because there’s a bug in a piece of software that is widely used by many companies across the board for internet connectivity. It’s called OpenSSL. And it’s important to understand how THIS AFFECTS YOU and why it’s so serious.

OpenSSL manages security behind the scenes for your secured connections. That’s social media, your own blog, even your email servers probably run on OpenSSL. It probably definitely affects your Bank Account, and potentially any secured transaction you use online. Financial, personal, medical and everything in between.

It will also impact the same transactions and connections you may use from your smart phone. So don’t think you can go from your PC to simply do what you need to do on your phone. You can’t get around this, unfortunately. Continue reading

Today’s Tarot Meditation Drawing: Nine of Wands – Inverted

 

9 of Wands Inverted

Mystic Faery Tarot by Linda Ravenscroft

Sometimes it’s better to keep your mouth shut about your troubles, than to spread the news around. You could be allowing others to see your weaknesses, and try to take advantage of your situation. Confide only in those who have proven they can be trusted with the secrecy and have your best interests at heart. Don’t let the competition get an upper hand by knowing what buttons to push, or what information to twist that creates the loss of opportunities for you. Be successful by acting as if you already are.


Additional Insight:

Many people like to talk things out when things happen in their lives. It’s not an attempt to gain sympathy or attention. Though some people are drama queens/kings who can’t live without the attention. But for some it’s a therapeutic approach to “getting it out” and releasing the energy of hurt, frustration and anger.

It’s important to be cautious about who you talk to and what you share about your life in these situations. Don’t feel tied down and restricted. Don’t feel captured, imprisoned or limited. Simply be cautious about what you say, who you say it too and protect your future options from the past mistakes and injustice you’ve faced.
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