Malicious bots targeting e-commerce and travel websites – A perceivable threat

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 05:54:58 +0000

Malicious bots are becoming a major threat on the Internet. A recent survey suggested that attacks on applications, APIs, and mobile sites are on the rise. The top four industries that were attacked by malicious bots last year were e-commerce, travel, media, and online marketplaces, according to a report. Let…

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Lock and Code S1Ep5: Mythbusting and understanding VPNs with JP Taggart

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 15:00:00 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we discuss the top security headlines generated right here on Labs and around the Internet. In addition, we talk to JP Taggart, senior security researcher at Malwarebytes, about VPNs—debunking their myths, explaining their actual capabilities, and providing some advice on what makes a strong VPN.

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Discord users tempted by bots offering “free Nitro games”

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 18:28:18 +0000

We look at a wave of bots promoting free games on Discord. But is everything as it seems?

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A week in security (October 7 – 13)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 15:30:38 +0000

A look at the cybersecurity news from October 7 – 13, including updates on war shipping, managed service providers, and stalkerware.

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Good bots, bad bots: friend or foe?

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:00:00 +0000

Bots are an endless source of debate online, but all we ever hear about are the bad ones. In this post, we look at some examples you’ve probably already run into, and explain why one person’s good bot is another organization’s bad one.

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Want to scam an online scammer? Here’s how you can do it with Re:scam

Credit to Author: Rajib Singha| Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:28:12 +0000

How many times have you received an email congratulating you about winning a lottery of $1 Million or that your bank account will be suspended unless you take an action like clicking on a link to update your bank details? I’d guess, at least once in your lifetime. And even…

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