Report: Pandemic caused significant shift in buyer appetite in the dark web

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 20:29:40 +0000

The pandemic has had a ripple effect on all facets of life—even the criminal. A new report looks at how the dark web has changed post COVID.

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The Life Cycle of a Compromised (Cloud) Server

Credit to Author: Bob McArdle| Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 12:05:16 +0000

Trend Micro Research has developed a go-to resource for all things related to cybercriminal underground hosting and infrastructure. Today we released the second in this three-part series of reports which detail the what, how, and why of cybercriminal hosting (see the first part here). As part of this report, we dive into the common life…

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Missing person scams: what to watch out for

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Missing person alerts can be a prime source of inspiration for scammers looking to turn a quick buck. We explore some of the techniques used to further ill-gotten gains.

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Business email compromise: gunning for goal

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 15:00:00 +0000

We look at the latest happenings in the world of business email compromise (BEC).

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How exposed are you to cybercrime?

Credit to Author: Josh Frisby| Date: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Passwordmanagers.co measures exposure to cybercrime by weighing risk of cyberattack against an organization’s security preparedness. How exposed are you?

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Twitter Hacked in Bitcoin Scam

Credit to Author: Mark Nunnikhoven (Vice President, Cloud Research)| Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 20:58:33 +0000

Computer monitor with a bitcoin displayed on the screen being lifted out of the display by a fishing line indicated a scam or phishing attack

Twitter Hacked in Bitcoin Scam It started with one weird tweet. Then another. Quickly, some of the most prominent accounts on Twitter were all sending out the same message; I am giving back to the community. All Bitcoin sent to the address below will be sent back doubled! If you send $1,000, I will send…

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End of line: supporting IoT in the home

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 15:30:00 +0000

Warranties which may not warranty, certificates which might fail to certify, lifespans which don’t match the length of cover promised. This could be IoT.

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