Spam and phishing

Stay safe online - 2017-11-24

The biggest dangers you can face on Cyber Monday 2017

Crooks take advantage of online shoppers to profit during Cyber Monday. More
News Spam and phishing   November 19, 2017  

Ordinypt ransomware destroys files in German companies

Giselle Wolf’s and Viktoria Henshel’s resumes spread Ordinypt malware. More
News Spam and phishing   November 15, 2017  

Black Friday 2017: 6 main tips to avoid scams

Common scam strategies and tips to avoid getting deceived. More
News Spam and phishing   November 11, 2017  

Windows Movie Maker scam sneaked into Google search results

Scammer managed to end up in the top Google search results with fake Windows Movie Maker download site. More
News Spam and phishing   November 10, 2017  

Netflix scam emails are back: 110 million subscribers are in danger

New wave of phishing emails are designed to steal Netflix users' identity. More
News Spam and phishing   November 07, 2017  

Hacker steals UFV student information, demands $30k ransom

Hackers threaten to expose personal information of 29 UFV students. More
News Spam and phishing   November 04, 2017  

New Facebook Messenger virus attack delivers fake video links

New Facebook Messenger scam suggests there is a video of you on the Internet. More
News Spam and phishing   October 27, 2017  

Equifax official site promotes adware

Another Equifax fatal mistake. Speaking of Equifax, it has extremely rotten luck.More
News Spam and phishing   October 13, 2017  

Beware of free iPhone scams on Facebook and other social media sites

Free iPhone X scams are on the rise. Are you excited for the iPhone X’s release?More
News Spam and phishing   October 12, 2017  

Clicking on Taboola ads leads users to a scam site

Clickbaited again. If you cannot resist the temptation of clicking on seemingly intriguing articles, then, you probably fell into the trap of malware hidden in
News Spam and phishing   October 03, 2017  

711 million email addresses are in the target eye of Onliner spambot

Onliner spambot spreads Ursnif banking malware. French security researcher Bekanow discovered probably the biggest spambot in the whole spam history.More
News Spam and phishing   August 31, 2017  

Stay vigilant: Hurricane Harvey scams are on their way

Felons Plague the Web with Fake Charity Scam Sites. While the world‘s attention is directed to the East Asia, specifically, to North Korea, which again manifests its military power, US residents, especially Texas and Louisiana inhabitants, are concerned how to cope with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.More
News Spam and phishing   August 30, 2017  

Cyber crooks diversify their victims' list

Online scammers drop the gloves to IT experts. This time the article will not be about latest ransomware threats, but another profitable money extortion technique – online and email scams.More
News Spam and phishing   August 22, 2017  

Hackers keep phishing Chrome Extension Developers

When good Chrome extensions go bad. If your Chrome browser is loaded with diverse extensions or you happen to be an extension developer yourself, then the news about increasing phishing attacks on Chrome add-ons should certainly become a concern to you. More
News Spam and phishing   August 08, 2017  

“Your subscription is ending soon” - another WhatsApp scam

Then Facebook, now WhatsApp. While recently fraudsters took the liking of the Facebook community as they bombarded with several amusing scams, now the time has come for WhatsApp.More
News Spam and phishing   July 17, 2017  
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