Court Lets Microsoft Seize Web Domains Used in COVID-19 Phishing/BEC Scams and Fraud

Court Lets Microsoft Seize Web Domains Used in COVID-19 Phishing/BEC Scams and Fraud

A U.S. court order has allowed Microsoft to seize control of key domains controlled by fraudsters to halt criminal activity after an increase in scams targeting users of Office 365. The U.S ...
Cyber Security Roundup for July 2020

Cyber Security Roundup for July 2020

A roundup of UK focused Cyber and Information Security News, Blog Posts, Reports and general Threat Intelligence from the previous calendar month, June 2020.Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a sophisticated nation-state ...

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for June 2020

Tripwire’s June 2020 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities from Microsoft, BIND and Oracle. Up first on the Patch Priority Index this month are patches for Microsoft, BIND and Oracle ...
Turn on MFA Before Crooks Do It For You

Turn on MFA Before Crooks Do It For You

Hundreds of popular websites now offer some form of multi-factor authentication (MFA), which can help users safeguard access to accounts when their password is breached or stolen. But people who don't take ...
Hackers Use VPN Impersonation in Phishing Emails to Steal Office 365 Credentials

Hackers Use VPN Impersonation in Phishing Emails to Steal Office 365 Credentials

A phishing attack is using VPN impersonation to trick people into revealing their Microsoft Office 365 credentials. With so many people working from home, VPN use has increased considerably. Most companies rely ...
Cyber Security Roundup for June 2020

Cyber Security Roundup for June 2020

A roundup of UK focused Cyber and Information Security News, Blog Posts, Reports and general Threat Intelligence from the previous calendar month, May 2020.EasyJet's disclosure of a "highly sophisticated cyber-attack", which occurred ...

Microsoft Leans on Intel to power Azure Confidential Computing

Intel is a sponsor of TechSpective Data is the fuel that drives business, which is why it’s also a primary target. Protecting data has always been a challenge, but cloud computing, containers, ...

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for May 2020

Tripwire’s May 2020 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities from Microsoft, Adobe, SaltStack, and VMware. Up first on the patch priority list this month are patches for VMware vCenter Server ...
Beware of Phone Phishing

Beware of Phone Phishing

Just because the email (or letter) directs you to a phone number doesn’t mean you aren’t being phished. The nearby image shows part of a recent phishing email. It claims that I ...
Analyzing Encrypted RDP Connections

Analyzing Encrypted RDP Connections

By Anthony Kasza, Corelight Security Researcher Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is used to remotely administer systems within Windows environments. RDP is everywhere Windows is and is useful for conducting remote work ...