Please don’t buy this! 3 gift card scams to watch out for this holiday season

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 17:00:00 +0000

With the holiday season around the corner, we thought it was a good time to look at the dangers that come with gift cards. Gift cards can be a an easy win in cases where you don’t know the receiver well enough to decide on a fitting gift, or when their wishes are out of…

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Please don’t buy this! 3 gift card scams to watch out for this Black Friday

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 17:00:00 +0000

With the holiday season around the corner, and Black Friday at the end of the week, we thought it was a good time to look at the dangers that come with gift cards. Gift cards can be a an easy win in cases where you don’t know the receiver well enough to decide on a…

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A week in security (Nov 15 – Nov 21)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2021 12:53:06 +0000

The most important and interesting security stories from the last seven days.

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Does Your Organization Have a Security.txt File?

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 21:57:27 +0000

It happens all the time: Organizations get hacked because there isn’t an obvious way for security researchers to let them know about security vulnerabilities or data leaks. Or maybe it isn’t entirely clear who should get the report when remote access to an organization’s internal network is being sold in the cybercrime underground. In a bid to minimize these scenarios, a growing number of major companies are adopting “Security.txt,” a proposed new Internet standard that helps organizations describe their vulnerability disclosure practices and preferences.

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US government and private sector agree to invest time, money in cybersecurity

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 16:05:57 +0000

The Biden Administration and private sector leaders announced some major initiatives to bolster cybersecurity.

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A week in security (August 2 – August 8)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 11:10:23 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s breaking information security news and happenings, dated August 2 through August 8.

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Amazon will pay you $10 for your palm prints. Should you be worried?

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 16:54:05 +0000

Retail giant Amazon recently offered to pay $10 USD for your palm print. Would you offer them your hand?

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