phishing

Ikea launches "full-scale investigation" into email-based cyber attack
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cyber attacks

Ikea launches "full-scale investigation" into email-based cyber attack

Early evidence seems to indicate a compromise of Microsoft Exchange servers in a reply chain attack campaign
29 Nov 2021
Education and government most at risk from email threats
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phishing

Education and government most at risk from email threats

New report finds phishing remains most dominant threat to IT security
26 Nov 2021
What is smishing?
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phishing

What is smishing?

A closer look at one of the most perilous forms of phishing
23 Nov 2021
GoDaddy data breach exposes over 1.2 million customer details
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data breaches

GoDaddy data breach exposes over 1.2 million customer details

Attacker had access to admin passwords for over two months
23 Nov 2021
Investors warned to be vigilant of fake SEC alerts
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cyber crime

Investors warned to be vigilant of fake SEC alerts

Hackers are targeting victims using phone calls and voice mails about cryptocurrency transactions
22 Nov 2021
TikTok phishing campaign tried to scam over 125 influencer accounts
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social media

TikTok phishing campaign tried to scam over 125 influencer accounts

Hackers threatened to delete accounts over copyright violations
18 Nov 2021
HMRC issues scam warning ahead of Self Assessment deadline
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scams

HMRC issues scam warning ahead of Self Assessment deadline

The department stated that 2021 has already seen 797,010 tax-related scams reported
16 Nov 2021
BazarLoader malware abuses Windows 10 apps in 'Call Me Back' attack
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phishing

BazarLoader malware abuses Windows 10 apps in 'Call Me Back' attack

The highly targeted phishing campaign abuses appxbundle to infect devices
12 Nov 2021
Attackers use CSS to fool anti-phishing systems
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phishing

Attackers use CSS to fool anti-phishing systems

Inserting invisible links throws off natural language processing, say researchers
11 Nov 2021
Proofpoint impersonator steal Microsoft, Google logins in phishing campaign
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cyber security

Proofpoint impersonator steal Microsoft, Google logins in phishing campaign

Clever hackers dodged Microsoft security by pretending to be a cyber security firm
8 Nov 2021
Fake Steam phishing baits victims with free Discord Nitro
The mobile app for communication platform Discord
phishing

Fake Steam phishing baits victims with free Discord Nitro

Victims end up on a fake page where their credentials are stolen
4 Nov 2021
Office 365 phishing campaign used stolen Kaspersky Amazon SES token to fool victims
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hacking

Office 365 phishing campaign used stolen Kaspersky Amazon SES token to fool victims

Credentials stolen from users after legitimate-looking email arrives in inboxes
2 Nov 2021
Ofcom report reveals alarming uptick in smishing attacks
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scams

Ofcom report reveals alarming uptick in smishing attacks

Text-based scams now more common than phone calls among young adults
22 Oct 2021
MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies
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phishing

MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies

The attack has been linked to a long-standing Russian cyber crime group
15 Oct 2021
Hackers fake DocuSign and offer fraudulent signing methods
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document management systems (DMS)

Hackers fake DocuSign and offer fraudulent signing methods

Criminals impersonate the e-signing company to steal credentials
14 Oct 2021
Phishing campaign uses math symbol to imitate Verizon logo
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phishing

Phishing campaign uses math symbol to imitate Verizon logo

Fake logo fools victims into thinking they are dealing with the real company
13 Oct 2021
Identity Automation launches credential breach monitoring service
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phishing

Identity Automation launches credential breach monitoring service

New monitoring solution adds to the firm’s flagship RapidIdentity platform
5 Oct 2021
What is hacktivism?
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hacking

What is hacktivism?

From Anonymous to Omega, here’s everything you need to know about hackers with a conscience
1 Oct 2021
How to reduce the risk of phishing and ransomware
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Whitepaper

How to reduce the risk of phishing and ransomware

Top security concerns and tips for mitigation
1 Oct 2021
The state of brand protection 2021
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Whitepaper

The state of brand protection 2021

A new front opens up in the war for brand safety
1 Oct 2021
Cloudflare enters the email security business
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phishing

Cloudflare enters the email security business

New email routing and DNS Wizard capabilities make email management a breeze
28 Sep 2021
Hackers spoof Zix in credential phishing attack
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phishing

Hackers spoof Zix in credential phishing attack

The attack has impacted around 75,000 Office 365, Google Workspace and Exchange users
28 Sep 2021
Microsoft exposes BulletProofLink 'phishing as a service' criminal enterprise
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phishing

Microsoft exposes BulletProofLink 'phishing as a service' criminal enterprise

The sophisticated outfit handles everything from template design to web hosting and credentials processing
23 Sep 2021