Warning: N. Korean Job Scams Push Trojans via LinkedIn

Warning: N. Korean Job Scams Push Trojans via LinkedIn

Hey, hey, DPRK, how many people will you scam today? ...
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Fake CISO Profiles on LinkedIn Target Fortune 500s

Fake CISO Profiles on LinkedIn Target Fortune 500s

Someone has recently created a large number of fake LinkedIn profiles for Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) roles at some of the world’s largest corporations. It’s not clear who’s behind this network ...
Fighting Fake EDRs With ‘Credit Ratings’ for Police

Fighting Fake EDRs With ‘Credit Ratings’ for Police

When KrebsOnSecurity last month explored how cybercriminals were using hacked email accounts at police departments worldwide to obtain warrantless Emergency Data Requests (EDRs) from social media and technology providers, many security experts ...
Russia’s Efforts to Control the Flow of Information at Home Shows the Limits of Censorship in the Digital Age

Russia’s Efforts to Control the Flow of Information at Home Shows the Limits of Censorship in the Digital Age

Erecting Russia’s digital iron curtain As its war against Ukraine rages on, Russia is attempting to block, throttle, fine, and/or censor nearly all “Western” social media platforms, as well as other key ...

An Elaborate Employment Con in the Internet Age

The story is an old one, but the tech gives it a bunch of new twists: Gemma Brett, a 27-year-old designer from west London, had only been working at Madbird for two ...
How Phishers Are Slinking Their Links Into LinkedIn

How Phishers Are Slinking Their Links Into LinkedIn

If you received a link to LinkedIn.com via email, SMS or instant message, would you click it? Spammers, phishers and other ne'er-do-wells are hoping you will, because they've long taken advantage of ...
What Happens to Your Social Media Accounts After You Die?

What Happens to Your Social Media Accounts After You Die?

In our August monthly show co-hosts Kevin Johnson and Scott Wright join Tom Eston to discuss what happens to your social media accounts…after you die! This is a topic we don’t hear ...
LinkedIn Data Leak, Western Digital NAS Attacks, STIR/SHAKEN Deadline

LinkedIn Data Leak, Western Digital NAS Attacks, STIR/SHAKEN Deadline

Was there another LinkedIn “data leak” or is this just the same data anyone with a LinkedIn account can access? Western Digital Network-Attached Storage (NAS) devices under attack, and details on the ...
How to Tell a Job Offer from an ID Theft Trap

How to Tell a Job Offer from an ID Theft Trap

One of the oldest scams around -- the fake job interview that seeks only to harvest your personal and financial data -- is on the rise, the FBI warns. Here's the story ...