New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

Bitdefender this week has detected a new phishing campaign targeting iPhone owners with a range of scams aiming to defraud unsuspecting victims. First things first. If you receive the email pictured below, ...
Financial Services Get Hooked, Experience 147% Increase in Phishing Clicks

Financial Services Get Hooked, Experience 147% Increase in Phishing Clicks

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According to JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, “The threat of cyber security may very well be the biggest threat to the US financial system.” Coupled with the fact that financial services is ...
New Homograph Phishing Attack Impersonates Bank of Valletta, Leverages Valid TLS Certificate

New Homograph Phishing Attack Impersonates Bank of Valletta, Leverages Valid TLS Certificate

Bitdefender researchers recently uncovered a new IDN (internationalized domain name) homograph phishing attack in which attackers impersonate the Bank of Valletta, Malta. Bitdefender’s Deep Learning technologies, trained specifically to spot this type ...

Lancaster University Says Phishing Attack Behind Data Breach

Lancaster University has revealed that a successful phishing attack resulted in a data breach involving the data of its students and applicants. On 22 July, the public research university announced on Twitter ...

Flaw Reinforces Browser Extensions as Potential Attack Vector

We took notice a couple of weeks ago when it was reported that a […] The post Flaw Reinforces Browser Extensions as Potential Attack Vector appeared first on SlashNext ...
645,000 people warned their personal health data at risk after phishing attack

645,000 people warned their personal health data at risk after phishing attack

The Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) has started notifying more than 600,000 people that their personal details have been put at risk after staff were tricked into granting hackers access millions ...

Demo of New Automated Phishing Attack That Hacks Two-Factor Authentication

We’ve written several blogs this year about the pros and cons of two-factor authentication […] The post Demo of New Automated Phishing Attack That Hacks Two-Factor Authentication appeared first on SlashNext ...
‘Your account has been locked’ – 7 telltale signs of a phishing scam

‘Your account has been locked’ – 7 telltale signs of a phishing scam

According to study after study, phishing remains the most efficient attack vector for bad actors to steal your data. Even though attackers have plenty of options, they prefer phishing because it does ...

Credential Stealing Phishing Attacks Gaining Momentum

A growing and popular phishing attack is one designed to steal credentials – mainly ... The post Credential Stealing Phishing Attacks Gaining Momentum appeared first on SlashNext ...