The Midland Police Department and Wells Fargo are alerting the public to be aware of an identity theft phishing scam being perpetrated through text messages.
MPD posted a warning about the scam on its Facebook page at about 11:15 a.m.
HMRC has successfully reduced the number of phishing emails its customers receive by 300 million this year, better protecting taxpayers from fraud and identity theft.
This is a significant decrease in the half a billion phishing emails sent to customers
Imperva, Inc. (NYSE:IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today released its new Hacker Intelligence Initiative (HII) Report: Phishing made easy: Time to rethink your prevention strategy? In the report, researchers at the Imperva
Google is reportedly notifying some users that their accounts have been targeted by government-backed hackers, according to an onslaught of reports proliferating social media in the past 24 hours.
It is believed that a spear phishing campaign called PowerDuke, which
A hacker who gained control of a Ho Chi Minh City university employee’s email account sent fake messages, claiming he could tamper with scores in exchange for cash.
The scam was reported at the Ho Chi Minh City University of
The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Atlanta has started a Cybercrime Unit following the arraignment of two African men who allegedly ran a phishing scam that targeted American universities, including Georgia Tech.
The new unit will combat cybercrime in its many
Why are people still such suckers for phishing? At a security event in New York this week, top law enforcement officials shared their concerns and, to my surprise, their biggest pre-occupation was plain old e-mail.
“The most devastating attacks by
Digital tricksters understand the psychological traits that make employees their dupes
Wendy Tran discovered this year that hackers had filed fraudulent tax returns on her behalf, hoping to pocket a refund.
Her tax data and that of her colleagues at
Kiwicon Michele Orru has released an automated phishing toolkit to help penetration testers better exploit businesses.
The well-known FortConsult hacker, better known as Antisnatchor (@antisnatchor), dropped the phishing kit at the Kiwicon hacking event in Wellington New Zealand last week,
IRONSCALES, the first and only automated email phishing response solution to combine human intelligence with machine learning, today announced the release of its newest whitepaper, “Combatting Modern Email Phishing Attacks: The Power of Incorporating Machine Learning into a Phishing Mitigation
The Noida Police successfully busted a fake online email spoofing gang with the arrest of four Nigerians and four Indians.
They were held for deceiving Rs 44 lakh by sending fake email to the account manager of Hotel Crown
A ransomware campaign designed to target U.S. government workers and employees of federal contractors flooded thousands of email inboxes. Each email contained a malware laden attachment and was written to appear like it came from the Office of Personnel Management.
Now that Donald Trump has beaten Hillary Clinton to become the president-elect of the United States, speculation has begun about what went so wrong in the Clinton campaign.
Clearly, one issue cannot be blamed entirely for Clinton’s political demise.
PayPal is a popular payment service used by many people particularly with eBay. Therefore it can seem plausible when you receive an email that purports to come from PayPal asking you to clear up an undisclosed problem with your
Wash your hands. Brush (and floss) your teeth. Don’t reply to emails from Nigerian princes asking you to accept a wire transfer. These are just a few of the lessons we learn as kids, and adults, to develop good hygiene:
Staffordshire Police are warning people of a phone scam where offenders contact victims claiming to be their internet provider and claim the service has been hacked.
Whilst on the phone they claim to be fixing the problem and state they
An Arizona man used his work computer to hack into the personal internet accounts of more than 1,000 students at various colleges across the country, federal prosecutors said this week.
Jonathan Powell, 29, was arrested Wednesday in Phoenix and charged
IT IS the £1.9 billion crusade forming the vanguard of Britain’s war against global cyber criminals.
Chancellor Philip Hammond, pictured inset left, has pledged to plough fresh investment into the escalating battle to tackle hackers threatening UK national security and
File this one in the “Irony” department: Threat actors have been discovered trying to infect security-minded individuals with a trojan downloader by sending spear phishing emails that offer free invitations to Palo Alto Networks’ Nov. 3 Cyber Security Summit in
Hackers have sent fake emails pretending to be from the Government to more than 50,000 Britons a day in a tax refund scam.
The bogus communication was asking for personal details in order to reclaim money – and took six