"Phishing" Posts

Phishing Attack: Hackers Steal $800,000 From College

Phishing attack: Hackers steal $800,000 from Cape Cod Community College. Next-generation endpoint security would have stopped attack, report suggests.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 19 September 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Carbon Black’s Cb Connect conference; US Signal and & CloudFlare DDoS managed services; CorreLog SIEM upgrades; ID Agent Dark Web monitoring integrates with Kaseya’s RapidFire Tools; SolarWinds Threat Monitoring Service for MSP SOCs; Webroot research & more.

HTG 360 Embraces Vade Secure for Office 365 Email Security

HTG 360, an MSSP, embraces Vade Secure for Office 365 email protection solution to mitigate malware, phishing & other cyber threats.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 26 July 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Check Point Software, Community College Cyber Summit, Comodo CA, CyberArk Conjur container security, KnowBe4 Phishing research, LoginRadius funding, Office 365 security, Optiv hires, SOCSoter services & more.

AlienVault InfoSec Report: Phishing, Ransomware Top Internal Threats

Phishing & ransomware are the top internal cyber threats for orgs, a survey of information security pros conducted by threat detection firm AlienVault shows.

The Good (But Mostly Still Bad) News About Spam and Phishing

Trustwave researchers largely blame the high rate of malicious spam (also called “malspam”), phishing & associated ransomware on the Necurs botnet, a rapid-fire network of zombie computers.

Two-Factor Authentication and Phishing Attacks: Kevin Mitnick’s Warning

Two-factor authentication (2FA) can be weaponized to launch a cyberattack against any website, according to white hat hacker Kevin Mitnick and security awareness training platform provider KnowBe4.

Phishing Attacks Are on the Rise; Don’t be a target

How to blend employee training and security network protection to head off phishing attacks. AppRiver explains key considerations for partners and customers/

Phishing Scams: What You Need to Know to Avoid Them

Four ways MSPs can help customers to avoid phishing scams and associated malware, according to Continuum CIO Hunter Smith.

Phishing Simulator KnowBe4 Acquires South Africa Security Training Firm

Security awareness training & simulated phishing platform company KnowBe4 acquires South African security training firm Popcorn Training for an undisclosed sum.