Phishing #Heads To The #Cloud

Phishing emails are often used by hackers to gain access to private information. Fortunately, in recent years, organizations and the general public have become more informed about the threat of phishing and how to identify these suspicious emails. Because of this, hackers have refined their techniques and are now launching…

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Kremlin Tried To #Hack At Least 4,700 #Email Accounts Before The #Election

An extensive, Russian-backed hacking operation targeted the email accounts of thousands of perceived Kremlin adversaries in 2015 and 2016, an Associated Press investigation has learned. The effort, broadly referred to as “Iron Twilight” by security researchers, sought to compromise 4,700 Gmail accounts worldwide, belonging to everyone from high-profile U.S. politicians ―…

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CYBERSECURITY IN THE #TIME OF #PHISHING

For local businessman Aaron Warner, cybersecurity threats can’t be defeated unless they are faced head-on. “Cybersecurity is about layers, so there’s no silver bullet,” he said. “There’s not any one solution — taking that approach would be like putting up a gate that you can drive around.” Warner is the…

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