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New MacOS Phishing Scheme Found
The 2017 version of OSX.Dok used a fake Preview icon to disguise an application bundle. The malware apparently targeted mostly European Mac users and was spread via an email phishing campaign that attempted to convince the user there was some problem with their tax returns.   A similar trick is used in the new version,...
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Malware and Adware Attacks Using WP Plugins
With each passing day, cases of WordPress infection that redirects visitors to suspicious pages is getting common.  Recently, a vulnerability was discovered in tag Div Themes and Ultimate Member Plugins. In this WordPress redirect hack visitors to your website are redirected to phishing or malicious pages.   In this hack, users, when redirected, are taken...
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phishing scams
Scammers are abusing the Google Calendar feature using a sophisticated phishing scams to steal data of 1.5 billion users of Google Calendar, including Gmail users.It was observed recently that there were multiple cases of a sophisticated phishing scams targeting consumers through unsolicited Google Calendar notifications with the purpose of tricking users into sharing their personal...
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Office 365 phishing scam
Phishing attacks have now progressed toward becoming something of a day by day event for some. However, the motivation behind why these noxious attacks stay abundant lies in their resourcefulness. In time, we know about a clever phishing method that includes technical support as well. We are talking about an Office 365 phishing campaign that...
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phishing Attacks
Another phishing campaign called ” Beyond the Grave” targeted international hedge funds on January 9th, 2019. In an announcement presented on Bleeping Computer, the attackers have expressed that they will keep on targeting banking and financial institutions in the future. A part named Xander Bauer has made a post in the Bleeping Computer forums with...
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Healthcare industry
Health First just uncovered an information rupture that influenced its online application seller. It may have traded off the individual information of around 42,000 clients. The firm guaranteed that the information broke incorporated clients’ Social Security Numbers, locations and dates of birth.   In any case, the social insurance association asserts that no therapeutic data...
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Danabot Phishing Scam
Yet another sensational Phishing operation has been identified, and is targeting users with bogus bill statements from MYOB. MYOB (Mind Your Own Business) is a multinational corporation based in Australia. They provide taxation, accounting and other similar business services software to small and medium businesses. So its primary concentration of targets is of course, in...
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Phishing : UK Tax Refund Scheme
Cybercriminals are getting an early start by promising U.K. computer users a sizable tax refund in an attempt to steal their personal data. Recipients of the email scam, which appeared to come from Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) the U.K. government department responsible for collecting taxes, were told to visit a gateway portal to...
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Cyber Security Scams
It would seem that Cyber Criminals have no sense of self-respect or humane characteristics after all. As Hurricane Florence rips through North and South Carolina in the US, scammers and threat actors will very likely look to exploit this natural calamity for financial gain or other malicious purposes, as warned by an interstate cyber security...
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Phishing Prevention
Phishing via Misspelling Phishing, no matter what form it takes is now considered to be the #1 security threat affecting users and their devices. While most phishing techniques have remained a stable cyber-attack over the years, affecting users on computers for as long as the internet has been around, hackers have learned to take advantage...
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