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Phishing protection
iZOOlogic, Phishing Prevention, Freeloading malware not free, Anti-Phishing Solution
Cracked Software for Free? It has been a long time since piracy became rampant exploiting software such as operating systems, productivity tools, and entertainment programs like games that were pirated by “Pirates” through code cracking, and then redistributing them for free with some special instructions in order to access the premium software for “free”. For...
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Growing Impact of Cybercrime | Cybercriminals | Cybercrime Solutions
How deeply rooted is cybercrime? Cybercrime has been rampant since the computer age started, from petty crimes such as performing weird functions on your computer to defacing, and now critical theft where even a country could even make an economy out of it. The first massive cybercrime attacks were back in 1989 when $70 million...
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Massive Breach Online Credentials
After Equifax What’s Next The rampant carnage of cybercriminals on your private information does not end with Equifax which is unfortunate for law-abiding businesses and casual users of the internet. Why? Because such crimes are still ongoing, and this will not be easily stopped. What happened? Fresh from the shelves of Switzerland the Reporting and...
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Phishing Protection
Phishing protection, protecting the business and end user victims, requires a layered approach. Although we have discussed the limitation of end user protection at the browser level, we still recommend User use this point of protection. Browser plugins provide phishing protection against phishing sites. In this article, we review some common desktop applications that can...
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phishing and malware attacks
Cybercriminals have a large range of tools and resources to launch phishing and malware attacks against online platforms. The dark web provides fertile grounds for criminals to opening discuss methodologies and trade new malware variants, types and processes. From well-established banking malware, such as Dyre, ZeuS and Kronos, to more recently discovered malware, such as...
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traditional phishing
It may be a new year but we can be sure that phishing will again be upon us. So far in the first two days of 2017 we have seen the usual suspects being targeted, Apple, PayPal, Amazon, Scotia Bank, ANZ, HSBC, Facebook, the list of targeted phishing is endless…. Phishing first came to light...
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SMiShing
SMiShing attacks often leverage a trusted brand to route the victim to a phishing site. An alternative variant of SMiShing is where the spam message contains only a call back number. The message maybe as simple as “Please urgently call back xxxx xxxx xxxx to update your account details” and there is no mention of...
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vishing-arm izoologic
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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Sending Spoofed Emails for Spear Phishing and Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks.
Criminals use spoofed email domain from addresses to launch Spear Phishing and Advanced Persistent Threat malware attacks. The “FROM” address of the sender’s email is maliciously changed to the victim’s domain. From the recipients point of view the email looks and feels like an internal email. Cybercriminals can easily send an email to anyone within...
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How effective is browser blocking against phishing sites
Browser blocking of phishing sites – does the browser provide a phishing solution?  iZOOlogic threat detection and analysis engines are sifting through vast amounts of phishing intelligence and malicious data – sourcing literally thousands of new phishing sites each day. All day and every day. iZOOlogic provides a swift response to those phishing sites that...
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