A week in security (June 22 – 28)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 16:25:48 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from June 22 – 28, inlcuding a zero day guide, tax season tips, and web skimmers using image files.

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A week in security (June 8 – 14)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:30:00 +0000

A roundup of news and blog posts from the week of June 8 – 14, including the Honda ransomware attack, search hijackers, and what to look for in an RMM platform.

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When the coronavirus infodemic strikes

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 19 May 2020 15:15:00 +0000

What are the biggest social media platforms doing to combat the rise in COVID-19 conspiracy theories spreading online?

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How social media platforms mine personal data for profit

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 18:42:04 +0000

We explore some of the ways social media use personal data to fuel advertising and keep the profits flowing.

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Coronavirus scams, found and explained

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Here are some of the many coronavirus email scams that Malwarebytes spotted in the wild, with full details on what they say, what they’re lying about, and which malware they’re trying to install on your machine.

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A week in security (February 17 – 23)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:32:34 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s most notable security stories and events, including cloud identity management, a noteworthy Twitter scam-tastrophy, RobbinHood ransomware, and more.

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Rudy Giuliani’s Twitter mishaps invite typosquatters and scammers

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 17:21:08 +0000

Rudy Giuliani’s Twitter account contains many typos that lead to the wrong website—and scammers and typosquatters are taking advantage.

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