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Online Fraud Prevention
How much do you trust the online sites you give your personal information to? Do you have the same level of trust and confidence when you provide the same information when you open a bank account? Where and how do you place your trust? Trust can be varying depending on each individual’s experience. Some doubt...
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Corporate Cybercrime
Employee gone rogue is definitely a threat to the integrity of your data, especially those who have a high rank due to their access and privilege, but fingers do not exclusively point to high ranking employees. What could be the possible risks? Data Theft Robbery(inside job) Online forgery Phishing activities A lot of incidents could...
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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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Spear-phishing attack
Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks Business Email Compromise (BEC), formerly known as Man-in-the-Email scams are a blended Spear-phishing attack. BEC attacks follow similar traits to phishing, technical subterfuge with social engineering. BEC threats actually compromise legitimate business email accounts in order to conduct unauthorised transfer of funds to criminal controlled bank accounts. Essentially the employee...
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Phishing Solution
gTLDs Phishing, Fraud, Abuse Observations – Top Level Domains (TLDs), such as .com, .org, .biz, .net, a part of the domain name that is installed in the root zone, now come in many different variations and flavours – such as generic TLDs (gTLDS), Country-Code TLDs (ccTLDS). These new TLDS have opened up the Domain Name...
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SMiShing
SMiShing – a phishing based threat against the Mobile Channel. SMiShing is a phishing based attack that leverages the Short Message Service (SMS) or phone based text message. SMiShing or Smishing has been around for many years now so it is not a new threat but a persistent threat that is evolving. With SMiShing the...
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