What’s in the spam mailbox this week?

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:00:27 +0000

We take a look at a few of the most notable spam emails in circulation over the last week, including a money muling scam, Apple phishes, and a sexploitation message featuring old, but real, passwords.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post What’s in the spam mailbox this week? appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

New strain of Mac malware Proton found after two years

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0000

A new variant of the Mac malware Proton, which was rampant on macOS last year, has been found dating back to at least two years ago. Learn how this could still affect your Mac today.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post New strain of Mac malware Proton found after two years appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Why Is Your Location Data No Longer Private?

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Sat, 26 May 2018 16:18:48 +0000

The past month has seen one blockbuster revelation after another about how our mobile phone and broadband providers have been leaking highly sensitive customer information, including real-time location data and customer account details. In the wake of these consumer privacy debacles, many are left wondering who’s responsible for policing these industries? How exactly did we get to this point? What prospects are there for changes to address this national privacy crisis at the legislative and regulatory levels? These are some of the questions we’ll explore in this article.

Read more

New Mac cryptominer uses XMRig

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Tue, 22 May 2018 15:00:00 +0000

New Mac cryptominer malware is using the XMRig library to mine Monero on infected Macs.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post New Mac cryptominer uses XMRig appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Seven security tips for staying safe on an iPhone

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Wed, 16 May 2018 15:00:00 +0000

iPhones have a reputation for being incredibly secure. However, using an iPhone is not an automatic guarantee of invulnerability. These seven tips will help make sure your iPhone is the digital fortress it was meant to be.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Seven security tips for staying safe on an iPhone appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more