Welcome to high tech hacking in 2022: Annoying users until they say “yes”

Categories: News

Tags: MFA fatigue

Tags: 2FA

Tags: push notification

Tags: security

Tags: phishing

Tags: attack

Tags: burnout

Tags: stress

Tags: verify

Cybercriminals’ new tactic of simply boring victims into submission has had some surprising succcess.

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Twilio data breach turns out to be more elaborate than suspected

Categories: News

Tags: twilio

Tags: okta

Tags: Authy

Tags: Signal

Tags: Cloudflare

Tags: MailChimp

Tags: Klaviyo

Tags: scatter swine

Tags: oktapus

Tags: 2fa

Tags: otp

Even if you don’t know a thing about Twilio, you may have been affected by their data breach.

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Watch out for the email that says “You have a new voicemail!”

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 09:24:27 +0000

An email campaign lures users with a voicemail notification to enter their Office 365 credentials on a fake login page.

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Internet Safety Month: Avoiding the consequences of unsafe Internet practices

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 03 Jun 2022 14:22:33 +0000

This Internet Safety Month, learn about the consequences of unsafe Internet practices, and how to avoid them.

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Twitter fined $150M after using 2FA phone numbers for marketing

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Fri, 27 May 2022 12:27:05 +0000

Twitter is paying the price for using users’ security information for targeted advertising,

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