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Amazon credential Phishing and Vishing attacks are on the move

Amazon is an eCommerce company that currently has ‎US$14.541 billion in operating income in 2019. This eCommerce giant has been one of the go-to shopping platforms of people now more than ever because of lockdown implementation caused by COVID-19. As many are ordering their stuff online as it’s safer than leaving the house excessively, Amazon...
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Cybercriminals use voice phishing to scam $243000 out of a UK Energy Firm

Phishing has already been popular for its vast attacks from individuals to big companies around the world thus many cyber-security firms have already investigated and found cyber-crime solutions to combat these attacks. But what’s shocking in today’s news is that cyber-criminals developed a sophisticated form of phishing called voice phishing or vishing, to steal money...
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A new kind of Voice Phishing – “please say yes”

A new kind of Voice Phishing is circulating – the ‘can you hear me?’ phone scam has been reported in US, UK, and Australia.   This is a little different to the traditional Vishing or Voice Phishing methods that directly attempt to steal account credentials and personal information.   The scammer records the victim’s voice...
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Vishing – a persistent type of Voice Phishing

Vishing, a term that relates to “Voice – Phishing” is a type of social engineering attack that has a high degree of variety.  Vishing takes the form of a criminal using a telephone to make a social engineering attempt against the victim to conduct fraud. Vishing maybe as simple as criminal A – speaking to...
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