FIFA 22 phishers tackle customer support with social engineering

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 16:23:01 +0000

We look at a phishing scam where the victims were customer support reps tricked into handing over control of player’s accounts.

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No, Colonel Gaddafi’s daughter isn’t emailing to give you untold riches

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:54:14 +0000

“Ayesha Gaddafi” wants us to help her invest a cool $27 million. What’s the catch?

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Ransomware scammers target artists with fake Krita revenue deals

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:28:45 +0000

Ransomware authors are targeting artists with bogus collaboration deals, and booby-trapped zipfiles. Here’s what to watch out for.

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ProtonMail hands user’s IP address and device info to police, showing the limits of private email

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 12:38:52 +0000

What can we expect from privacy-focused email if law enforcement come knocking?

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Beware, crypto-scammer seeks foreigner with BLOCK CHAIN ACCOUNT

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:41:03 +0000

We take a look at a spam mail promising untold riches from a cryptocurrency transfer which will only lead to financial disaster.

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Coronavirus phishing: “Welcome back to the office…”

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

We take a look at what promises to be a wave of coronavirus phishing emails claiming that offices are reopening post-pandemic.

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Portal Encryption is now available for Sophos Email

Credit to Author: Rich Beckett| Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 12:00:48 +0000

An enhanced range of message encryption options is now available for Sophos Email Advanced, resulting in more ways to deliver email and a better overall experience. Organizations need to be able to easily and safely email documents, files, and messages — to anyone on any device. And Sophos Email now features three ways to protect [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/SkU6A4S5wtc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The importance of adaptability: a day in the life of a Distinguished Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 10:31:41 +0000

My role within Sophos is quite unusual because I help to shape innovation across the whole company. Normally a Distinguished Engineer would focus on a particular specialism. However, I work to co-ordinate all our teams and business units and make sure their plans line up to make a coherent whole that works together for our [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/rShTwkTSb_0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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