spear phishing

Spear Phishing: A Highly Targeted Phishing Attempt

We live in a time where you have to be paranoid if you have any sensitive or valuable information. Yes, because nowadays, your web property is more likely to get hacked due ...
Exposing FBI's Most Wanted Iran's Mabna Hackers - An OSINT Analysis

Exposing FBI’s Most Wanted Iran’s Mabna Hackers – An OSINT Analysis

Dear blog readers,In this post I've decided to share actionable intelligence on the online infrastructure of FBI's Most Wanted Iran's Mabna Hackers for the purpose of assisting everyone in their cyber attack ...
Profiling Russia's U.S Election Interference 2016 - An OSINT Analysis

Profiling Russia’s U.S Election Interference 2016 – An OSINT Analysis

Note: This OSINT analysis has been originally published at my current employer's Web site - https://whoisxmlapi.com where I'm currently acting as a DNS Threat Researcher since January, 2021. We’ve decided to take a closer look at ...

Social Engineering Threats Rose 270% in 2021 – Indicating a Shift to Multi-Channel Phishing Attacks as Apps and Browsers Move to the Cloud

Humans are the most vulnerable cybersecurity entry points into an organization. By moving completely to the cloud, apps and browsers are all humans need to communicate with work, family, and friends. In ...

Spear Phishing from Trusted Sites Bypassing SEGs 65% of the Time

The rise of well-crafted spear phishing is the leading factor in the success of phishing attacks in 2021. In an environment where cybercriminals use automation and AI to increase the likelihood of ...
Russian Spear-phishing campaign hits Ukraine

Russian Spear Phishing Campaign Hits Ukraine

Ukrainian cyber security agencies have warned that their government and private organizations are being targeted by a massive spear phishing campaign launched by Russian threat actors.  The Ukrainian secret service has called ...

BYOD Trends for Remote Workers -Finding the balance between security and privacy

The BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Device) age has been around now for some time. The megatrends of remote work brought on by the pandemic have forced security professionals to sacrifice securing the endpoint with productivity ...
Malicious Windows app imitating Truist Bank app

FBI warns Against Spear Phishing in the Name of Truist Bank

The FBI has released a warning that threat actors have started impersonating Trusit, the one of the largest US Bank holding company. According to the investigative agency, threat actors are using this ...
PortDoor: New Chinese APT Backdoor Attack Targets Russian Defense Sector

PortDoor: New Chinese APT Backdoor Attack Targets Russian Defense Sector

The Cybereason Nocturnus Team has been tracking recent developments in the RoyalRoad weaponizer, also known as the 8.t Dropper/RTF exploit builder. Over the years, this tool has become a part of the ...