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 […]

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 […]

How to Identify a Phishing Email?

Phishing is the malicious way to deceive and take advantage of users using different mediums. Phishing attacks are targeted at stealing important, confidential information such as usernames, passwords, credit card information, network token, and more. Both individuals and organizations are at risk. Virtually any kind of private or corporate information can be targeted, whether for […]

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