Phishers are targeting employees with fake GDPR compliance reminders

Phishers are using a bogus GDPR compliance reminder to trick recipients – employees of businesses across several industry verticals – into handing over their email login credentials. The lure “The attacker lures targets under the pret… Continue reading Phishers are targeting employees with fake GDPR compliance reminders

Nigerian Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison for Computer Hacking Scheme that Targeted Government Employees

Almost one year after a Nigerian national was extradited from Canada and charged with defrauding vendors of office products by “phishing” e-mail login information from government employees, Olumide Ogunremi, a/k/a “Tony Williams,” was sentenced in fede… Continue reading Nigerian Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison for Computer Hacking Scheme that Targeted Government Employees

Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending September 20, 2020

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Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending September 20, 2020 was first posted on September 23, 2020 a… Continue reading Phish Found in Proofpoint-Protected Environments – Week Ending September 20, 2020

Phishing Page Targets AT&T’s Employee Multi-Factor Authentication

Employees at companies of all sizes can be targets of phishing attacks, but certain corporations or industries can be more valuable to an attacker than others.
For instance, employees at telecom companies will often have some level of elevated access … Continue reading Phishing Page Targets AT&T’s Employee Multi-Factor Authentication

Cybercrime is Everywhere: Keeping Track of Today?s Trends

Learn about the growing cybercrime trends, how to identify them and how to avoid falling victim.
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Mozilla Discontinues Firefox Feature Abused in Malware, Phishing Attacks

Mozilla is decommissioning Firefox Send and Firefox Notes, two legacy services that emerged out of the Firefox Test Pilot program.
Firefox Send, the browser maker reveals, is being discontinued because it has been abused for delivering malware and phis… Continue reading Mozilla Discontinues Firefox Feature Abused in Malware, Phishing Attacks

Phish Scale: New method helps organizations better train their employees to avoid phishing

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a new method called the Phish Scale that could help organizations better train their employees to avoid phishing. How does Phish Scale work? Many organizations have… Continue reading Phish Scale: New method helps organizations better train their employees to avoid phishing

A look at the top threats inside malicious emails

Web-phishing targeting various online services almost doubled during the COVID-19 pandemic: it accounted for 46 percent of the total number of fake web pages, Group-IB reveals. Ransomware, the headliner of the previous half-year, walked off stage: only… Continue reading A look at the top threats inside malicious emails