Spam and phishing

Stay safe online - 2017-10-16

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  

The return of Facebook video virus

Same old strategy. Warnings to beware of Facebook video virus seem too familiar?More
News Spam and phishing   July 13, 2017  

It is time for another Facebook scam: Jayden K Smith is after you!

The friend request from Jayden K. Smith. If you haven’t noticed a post from some of your Facebook friends warning not to accept a person called “Jayden K. Smith,” you might be wondering who is the guy that he already became notorious among the Facebook folk. Let us dispel a veil of mystery from this notorious "celebrity." If we believe the description of him spread o... More
News Spam and phishing   July 11, 2017  

It’s payback time! Tech Support Scammers detained on fraud charges

Criminal profile. Cyber community rejoices as four online scammers won’t be roaming the streets and the Internet’s back alleys free anymore.More
News Spam and phishing   June 30, 2017  

Mercher Android Banking Trojan piggybacks fake Flash Player Update

Mercher uses deceptive techniques to get inside the device. More
News Spam and phishing   June 27, 2017  

Free flight ticket scam spreads on Facebook

The scam goes viral on Facebook. Recently, you might have seen posts on Facebook about major airline companies, such as Delta, AirAsia or Emirates Airlines offering airline ticket giveaways.More
News Spam and phishing   June 13, 2017  

Hackers turn to malvertising to revive exploit kits

While the issue of malicious advertisements has been an occasional topic on the cyber space, neither IT experts nor ordinary netizens regarded malvertising as a serious threat to cyber security and online privacy.More
News Spam and phishing   June 07, 2017  

New computer worm spreads as invitation to Google Docs

After Skype spam campaign has dashed away, felons do not miss a chance to exploit every small detail for their advantage.More
News Spam and phishing   May 08, 2017  
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