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5 Security Things to Know for the Week of June 18

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1) A vulnerability allows malicious applications to slide past Mac OS X security tools by looking like authentic Apple software.

2) Scores of people were charged with involvement in an international business email compromise racket.

3) The World Cup means a whirlwind of soccer action - but also requires you to goaltend your IT assets.

4) Last week's fix from Microsoft plugged close to 50 holes in Windows and related software. Meanwhile, the software giant issued criteria as to what constitutes the need for a patch.

5) Many of the most widely deployed email encryption tools contain a digital spoofing vulnerability known as "SigSpoof."