ID theft ghouls targeting Surfside victims is appalling, but no surprise

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:33:56 +0000

We look at examples of scammers trying to steal the identity of the dead, and observe those same awful tactics still in use today.

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RockYou2021: Massive data leak of passwords on the dark web

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2021 05:55:07 +0000

  The issue of a data breach continues to plague the world of cybersecurity. What seems to be the most…

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LinkedIn Phishing Scam: Hackers target users with fake job offers

Credit to Author: Prashant Tilekar| Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 11:55:17 +0000

Scam Alert Beware of Fake LinkedIn Job OffersLinkedIn is a popular social networking platform that is focused on professional networking and the business community. On…

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Alleviating ransomware’s legal headaches with Jake Bernstein: Lock and Code S02E08

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 14:15:58 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we speak to cybersecurity and privacy attorney Jake Bernstein about ransomware attacks that can cause legal peril.

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Ransomware group threatens to leak information about police informants

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 10:16:32 +0000

The Babuk ransomware group is threatening to release sensitive information from the Washington DC Police Department in just days.

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What does WhatsApp’s new privacy policy mean for you?

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:14:43 +0000

What do new WhatsApp policies intend to do to your private data?On January 8th, 2021, internet users woke up to an update to popular messaging service WhatsApp’s privacy policy….

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Funke Media Group suffers nationwide ransomware attack in Germany

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:05:24 +0000

The German Funke Media Group has suffered a ransomware attack affecting several offices around the nation which is severely hindering the publisher’s operations.

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Vastaamo psychotherapy data breach sees the most vulnerable victims extorted

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 20:31:28 +0000

A Finnish psychotherapy practice suffered a data breach (or two). Now its patients are receiving extortion messages.

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