Top Security Tips for Online Shopping

November 25, 2020

With the year’s biggest shopping season upon us, consumers are getting ready to take advantage of enticing discounts and offers from a range of e-commerce websites and applications. Naturally, this is also the peak time of year for fraudsters and […]

Evolution of Emotet: From Banking Trojan to Malware Distributor

November 19, 2020

Emotet is one of the most dangerous and widespread malware threats active today. Ever since its discovery in 2014—when Emotet was a standard credential stealer and banking Trojan, the malware has evolved into a modular, polymorphic platform for distributing other […]

Spam and phishing in Q3 2020

November 12, 2020

These days, many companies distribute marketing newsletters via online platforms. In terms of capabilities, such platforms are quite diverse: they send out advertising and informational messages, harvest statistics (for example, about clicked links in emails), and the like. At the […]

Network security, Security

Top COVID-19 security statistics

November 23, 2020

Via: CSO Online

While far from over, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a massive effect on organizations and the security teams that work to protect them. Yet there have been learnings and interesting pieces of information at every stage of the pandemic. Many […]

Cyber-crime, Network security, Phishing, Security

Be Prepared for Increased DDoS Attacks Ahead of Black Friday

November 23, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

Black Friday is prime time for distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, especially as retail goes online even more than usual in 2020. Forecasters predict e-commerce sales will soar to new heights this holiday season, increasing by as much as 35% year-over-year. […]

Cyber-crime, Malware

FBI issued an alert on Ragnar Locker ransomware activity

November 23, 2020

Via: Security Affairs

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a flash alert (MU-000140-MW) to warn private industry partners of an increase of the Ragnar Locker ransomware activity following a confirmed attack from April 2020. The MU-000140-MW flash alert includes indicators of […]