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July 15 2018

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Cryptocurrency Phishing Scams are Becomi…

July 15 2018

OracleTimesCryptocurrency Phishing Scams are Becoming a Thing: You Can't Afford to be IgnorantOracleTimesCrypto phishing attacks often take advantage of a people's propensity to trust known brands to carry out their nefarious activities. They can send seemingly genuine emails attempting to originate from a cryptocurrency exchange – such emails tell you ...

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Microsoft Edge beats Chrome and Firefox …

July 15 2018

MSPoweruserMicrosoft Edge beats Chrome and Firefox in browser phishing test ...MSPoweruserMicrosoft has been working on perfectly Edge for a while now and while the browser lacks a few features, it compensates it with the security. Just over two weeks ...and more »

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Scammers Pose as Your Banker in New Phis…

July 14 2018

whnt.comScammers Pose as Your Banker in New Phishing Scamwhnt.comFamily Security Credit Union has recently become the latest target of a telephone phishing scam. A local North Alabama resident contacted the BBB to report that they had received a call from the financial institution claiming a suspicious transaction ...

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Anti-Piracy Portal Blocked Due to Allege…

July 14 2018

TorrentFreakAnti-Piracy Portal Blocked Due to Alleged Phishing & MalwareTorrentFreakA government-backed portal set up to convince pirates that going straight is the best philosophy is being flagged as dangerous by security software. People who receive piracy notices are directed to GetitRightFromaGenuineSite.org but according to anti ...and more »

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Hackers dangle a wide variety of phishin…

July 11 2018

ITProPortalHackers dangle a wide variety of phishing hooks beyond emailITProPortalA recent report from Barracuda Networks found that 87 per cent of respondents faced an attempted email-based phishing attack in the past year, making it clear that email-based phishing continues to be a major threat vector. But what happens when ...and more »

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95% of companies want humans and tech to…

July 10 2018

TechRepublic95% of companies want humans and tech to work together to fight phishingTechRepublicMore than half of companies (54%) continue to face phishing emails on a regular basis, and are looking beyond employee training to find the best solution, according to a report from IronScales, a security firm that offers phishing tools. The report ...See No Evil: Employees Click Through Phishing...

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The Top 10 Phishing Lines Luring Employe…

July 10 2018

ThinkAdvisorThe Top 10 Phishing Lines Luring EmployeesThinkAdvisorWhile ransomware like WannaCry draws the headlines, phishing is the cybercrime deceiving organizations consistently. Unsurprisingly those with access to company bank accounts, accounting and finance team members, are most frequently targeted.

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DHS Aims to Turn Mobile Devices into No …

July 09 2018

Defense OneDHS Aims to Turn Mobile Devices into No Phishing ZonesDefense OneAccording to DHS officials, the phishing protection update offers security beyond the detection of attacks through SMS messages. The system monitors and prevents attacks that hide inside mobile applications, social media messages and in personal or ...

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The 3 Biggest Phishing Scams of 2018 - I…

July 08 2018

Inc.comThe 3 Biggest Phishing Scams of 2018Inc.comAs the best soccer players around the globe face off during the World Cup in Russia, fans dream about finding affordable tickets. This summer, according to the Federal Trade Commission, scammers are duping fans with phishing emails that include ...

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Don't Take the Bait. Phishing is big bus…

July 06 2018

Don't Take the Bait. Phishing is big business. Don't get hooked.CIOIn the last year, there's been a meteoric rise in phishing attacks as hackers continue to refine and enhance their tactics, taking advantage of malware-as-a-service offerings on the dark web. The stats make for scary reading: •89% of phishing attacks ...

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