Sophos researchers pulled the covers off a phishing scam hitting Amazon customers who are looking for deals on electronics that are too good to be true.
An email phishing campaign targeting Netflix users was recently found tricking victims into giving away their credit card and personal information after asking them to update their membership details.
As cryptocurrency enjoys greater acceptance, it’s no wonder there’s been a correlative influx of schemes to grab some of the virtual loot during the lucrative holiday shopping season.
According to a research report, hackers are using Punycode, a technique for encoding domain names with Unicode characters, to bypass anti-phishing protections in Office 365 productivity software.
The majority of phishing sites today (84 percent) exist for less than 24 hours, with an average life of under 15 hours.