"Phishing" Posts

Cybersecurity Report: Average Data Breach in U.S. Costs $9.4 Million

Cybercriminals are targeting organizations of all sizes across a wide range of verticals, according to a new report from Lumu Technologies.

Phishing Attacks: Microsoft Leads Top 25 of Impersonated Brands

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Phishers forever love Microsoft but Facebook is a close bridesmaid in terms of the most impersonated brand in phishing attacks.

New Callback Malware Campaign Impersonates Legitimate Cybersecurity Providers

Hackers tricked targets by pressuring them to call back fraudulent phone numbers that they claim are from well-known cybersecurity providers.

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.