How Watering Hole Attacks Target the Financial Sector and Government Agencies

How Watering Hole Attacks Target the Financial Sector and Government Agencies

Websites of governments, regulatory bodies and financial authorities are preferred targets for "watering hole" attacks on finance, investment and compliance professionals. These online resources make it easy for attackers to target their victims. How do such attacks work? * Source: GoldPhish So-called watering hole (a.ka. "water holing") attacks are probably ... Read More
VPN & Privacy: What Nobody Told You

VPN & Privacy: What Nobody Told You

Large-scale privacy violations on the web have become commonplace. Social media platforms and app or service providers have been shelling out, some intentionally, others unintentionally, user data to third parties hand over fist. While such incidents may have a numbing effect on some users, others take them as a reminder ... Read More
Quick Dissections: Collections 2 - 5

Quick Dissections: Collections 2 – 5

You’ve seen the headlines about a loot archive of stolen credentials called "Collection #1" that was leaked online in January. This collection contains 772,904,991 entries, one of the most significant credential leaks yet. The credentials are all stored within an email:cleartext_password format, making credential stuffing ... Read More