Phishing News, Articles and Updates
Security pros at the school noticed an uptick in phishing attacks two weeks ago.
Russian advanced persistent threat group Sofacy has another ace up its sleeve: a Flash Player exploit tool, dubbed DealersChoice, that in some ways resembles a Russian nesting doll.
Despite a glut of research into new ransomware families, low-tech threats like phishing attacks and viruses pose a more prevalent threat to small businesses than ransomware.
Symantec researchers noted an uptick in phishing email attacks using malicious WSF attachments to infect users with ransomware.
Cyber scammers are out looking to make a buck using Hurricane Matthew as a lure, according to US-CERT.
Phishing remains one of the top threats seen by organisations today. Threat actors use various social engineering tricks to convince users that their requests for information or money transfers are legitimate.
The Clinton Foundation is again being discussed in cybersecurity circles, but this time it is phishing emails aimed at donors and not hacks that is .
Brazilian cybercriminals are now duping their victims into entering into a live chat by pretending to be part of a bank's customer service department in order to quickly extract critical personal information.
Two recent reports warn of the dangers of over-reliance on perimeter security as an enterprise defense method.
The "high-profile incidents you've read about" in media reports were conducted using simple methods, including spear phishing schemes or USB drive delivery, an NSA official said.
A hardware manufacturer may soon be sued by employees who claim the employer did not do nearly enough to protect their data.
A help wanted ad spotted on the French dark web may be an indicator that cybercriminals are tiring of having their phishing scams spoiled due to poor spelling and grammar.
Updating malware to make certain it remains effective is a full-time job for many cybercriminals, but the bunch behind TorrentLocker has taken a decidedly lackadaisical approach.
In what seems like a real email message from GoDaddy, users are prompted to upgrade storage within 24 hours, otherwise their emails account will be suspended
Updated! Multiple phishing campaigns that play off consumers' fear of having their financial information being hacked are hitting customers of United Services Automobile Association (USAA).
Kaspersky researchers spotted a wave of attacks that has affected more than 130 organizations in at least 30 countries.
McAfee labs researchers spotted a series of spear phishing attacks using a modified version of the Hackhound password stealer.
Your next scam du jour: targeted stings and swindles based on impersonating key personnel are hitting as many as 400 companies a day.
A cyberscam has been unfolding in the wake of the Brexit vote.
Cable provider Cable One alerted its customers of a phishing email scam looking to steal payment and personal information.
Scammers looked to steal payment information from Apple customers using phishing emails claiming that a virus was detected in the iTunes database.
Many Mt. Gox victims are falling prey once again, this time to phishing scammers, according to Cyren researchers who have observed spam messages emanating from the Kraken exchange.
FireEye researchers observed phony Apple domains registered during the first quarter of 2016 used to execute phishing attacks against Apple iCloud users located in China and the U.K.
Verity Health Systems was targeted in an email phishing scam that resulted in the unauthorized release of employee information, including names and Social Security Numbers.
Following a successful whaling attack in January which cost FACC €40 million, the company has sacked both its CFO and CEO.
The "Celebgate" hacker pled guilty for a phishing scam that led him to hack into celebrity accounts to steal nude photos.
City College of San Francisco reported that student information was compromised when an employee responded to a phishing email.
Researchers spotted a spike in phishing attacks, email scams and spam messages that mimic branding from the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics.
A recent Pindrop study found a spike in call center fraud as cybersecurity improves.
'Celebgate' forum breach leads to flood of ransomware, phishing attacks and malvertising malware on mobile site