Phishing

Google improves Gmail phishing, forgery detection

Four weeks after 1 million Gmail users were stung by a Google Docs phishing scam, Google said it has added...

May 31st, 2017 Howard Solomon

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How to protect against the global WannaCrypt ransomware attack

Executives in charge of security should immediately warn employees against opening any suspicious Word documents and apply patches to any...

May 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Google Docs phishing scam

Google blocks fast-moving fake Google Docs scam

Google says it's disabled the accounts sending out a convincing fake Google Docs invitation in a widespread phishing scam that...

May 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Alert issued for Gmail phishing scam

Google is warning Gmail users to activate two-step verification to protect their accounts after the discovery of what is being...

January 18th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Top IT security leaders (and one IoT hacker) reflect on this year’s biggest threats – and what to do next

Security isn’t getting any easier. In the past year, there were more reports than ever before of businesses that were...

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Reducing the risk of phishing attacks

Phishing has evolved into the most effective social engineering attack that hackers use to infiltrate organizations. The goal of phishing...

November 4th, 2016 Yogi Schulz

Phishing

Domain search tool aims to foil phishing

In the race to be the most imaginative, so far attackers are outwitting defenders. Take, for example, the ability to...

November 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

New York street with TD Bank

Canadian bank used in attempt to trick firm in wire fraud

Breach reports on banks usually deal with attempts to gain passwords and drain user accounts. However, attackers can also open...

June 27th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Phishers are leveraging temporary URLs for attacks, security firm warns

It's a great convenience  for Web designers to be able to test pages before they go live through a temporary...

June 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon