Tips to Be Safe From Phishing Attacks

As you know, phishing is a technique that involves tricking the user to steal confidential information, password ,etc, into thinking you are a confidential site. So far the hackers have used emails to launch this type of attack, but with the widespread use of social media networks and smartphones with internet access, the types of attacking are multiplying. These emails include a link that takes the […]

Spear Phishing Used for Cyber Attacks against Top Institutions

To users, spear phishing emails may seem like innocent requests for information or other forms of benign contact, potentially appearing to even come from a person or company a user is friendly or familiar with. But for attackers, spear phishing emails are most often the best way to get the keys to the kingdom. Most […]

Spear Phishing , what can be Done?

Perhaps you saw an article from Forbes on the increasing prevalence of spear phishing attacks that we included. The article, entitled “Spear Phishing 101 – Who Is Sending You Those Scam Emails And Why?” examines the social engineering aspect of these attacks and how they have morphed from more obviously fake emails to sophisticated attacks that exactly […]

Difference between Phishing and Spoofing

What is Phishing? phishing is a form of criminal activity using social engineering techniques, characterized by attempts to fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such as passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy person or business in an apparently official electronic communication, such as an email or an instant message. The term phishing arises […]

Spear Phishing used for Carbanak campaigns

The Carbanak group is infamous for infiltrating various financial institutions, and stealing millions of dollars by learning and abusing the internals of victim payment processing networks, ATM networks and transaction systems. Recently, researchers detected Carbanak campaigns attempting to: Target high level executives in financial companies or in financial/decision-making roles in the Middle East, U.S. and […]

Phishing Takedown Services : What are they and how they work?

A dive into the historical backdrop of Phishing. Phishing is simply digital scams happening traditionally in banks only but now they happen every day and everywhere around us, what makes phishing even more dangerous is that hackers can use the information garnered from phishing to pivot into other systems of your organization. Phishing looks extremely […]

Do you know how they hacked your account? Part one: Downloading the infection

A cyber-attack is classified as any type of offensive action used by cyber criminals to deploy malicious code in your system with the purpose of stealing, altering, destroying, or taking any advantage of this action. Cyber-attacks can target both people and things. ANYWHERE. ANYTIME.  Individual users, computer networks, information systems, IT infrastructure of all types and sizes […]

How social media attack can ruin your business

Social media has significantly benefited up the maximum effective media platform. It allows brands and businesses to directly reach their customers at any time and any place. It has helped small agencies grow larger and faster than before. Social media has also led to the downfall of numerous groups that, in one manner or any […]

Don’t let new tactics get you phished!

Evolving and progressing in life goes hand in hand. One must always make efforts to progress so life doesn’t get stagnant. However, in recent years phishers seem to have taken this mantra way too seriously; as every year they tend to come up with new tactics to phish their victims. Just with the onset of […]

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