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tech support scam
Previously we have discussed here in iZOOblogs about the modus and dangers of tech support scams: https://www.izoologic.com/2018/06/27/alarming-increase-tech-support-scams/ These old scams have proven themselves to be prevalent, because according to a reliable source in a contact center of a software security company they get a lot of contact regarding these scams where they thought initially to...
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A hole in a shoe was a hole in cyber security
Adidas US Site: A hole in a shoe was a hole in Cyber Security It was just last 28th of June when the German based brand sporting supplies giant Adidas announced that there were unauthorized party that claims to have possessed limited data associated with certain Adidas consumers. What are included in the data breach?...
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A group of phishing criminals called Silver Terrier originating from Nigeria was known to change its tactics to improve its success rate on getting more victims. The group is not known to conduct sophisticated phishing attacks, and they still heavily rely on email phishing campaigns. However the group seemed to be dedicated to do more...
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Life is cheap - Dark Web Monitoring
For criminals, life is cheap whether it be theirs or their victims. Criminals in the cyberspace are no different too. Lately, it has been a trend left and right that database leaks are frequently happening where people’s email address and password are exposed. However, that is just the tip of the iceberg, because those leaks...
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Anti Phishing
With the latest boom where a growing number of users trading Cryptocurrencies has caught the attention of cyber-criminals who dares to take advantage of this craze in order to gain their own fortune. It is quite alarming to acknowledge that scammers were on the loose to bring misfortune for their own fortune through methods such...
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Anti Phishing Service
Empire Market a Shadow of the Glorious Alphabay It is back and now with a different name. The former site which was well-known in the Dark Web used to be called Alphabay was seized and then shut down by the authorities. A lot of dark netizens were hopeful that the site would re-emerge with a...
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Anti Phishing
Watch out for browser extensions this time Previously we have been talking about mobile apps mostly on the Android environment that are being used to hijack malware into some legitimate looking apps in order to deploy different scripts to steal as much data to extort money either by combining phishing attack strategies or directly snoop...
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Cryptojacking Introduction
Mining for a stranger? How about a no? Trick and Cyber threats on the cyber world never seems to end, because it just keeps on evolving. Another thing to watch out for on the list of unseen threats through the eyes of our unsuspecting users is what we call “Cryptojacking”. Due to the rise and...
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Android Phishing App Catelites
Recently there has been a new Android malware which runs rampant that targets your bank credentials straight right off your fingertips. This is not a new case where phishing apps pretend to be a legitimate banking app just to steal your credentials. However, this time it keeps evolving and gets more deceitful. Adaptive Nature The...
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Spoofed Phishing - Mailsploit iZOOlogic
The Perfect Email Disguise Whenever criminals want to trick someone online they usually fake identities, and spoofing an email address is the oldest trick in the book. A never ending technique to get information which is called phishing has been coupled with spoofed email sending out almost perfectly crafted messages to trick someone into clicking...
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