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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What is Smishing? The 101 guide

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 18:51:13 +0000

Smishing is a combination of the words “phishing” and “SMS”, to indicate phishing sent across your mobile network in the form of a text.

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Deepfakes were going to change everything. And then they didn’t

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:36:04 +0000

Deepfakes are out there, but they aren’t where many people expected them to be.

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Sorry, Joe Biden isn’t offering you a work visa, it’s a scam

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:02:04 +0000

Bogus e-visa promotions are being posted to social media. Here are the telltale signs that indicate you’re looking at a scam.

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A week in security (March 15 – 21)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 10:00:50 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s news, from March 15 to March 21.

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Resident Evil 8 just the latest game plagued by fake demos and early access scams

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2021 10:38:00 +0000

We look at the rise in video game scams promising early access to upcoming titles, but delivering nothing but phishing and malware

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Royal Mail scam says your parcel is waiting for delivery

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 20:02:30 +0000

We take a look at an SMS phishing messages which claims to have a parcel for you, with an unpaid shipping fee.

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