This phishing scam lures you in by pretending you’ve got a bonus | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

Security researchers at Fortinet have discovered a new phishing campaign which tries to lure enterprise users with fake customer complaint reports, fake billing statements and even the offer of a phony bonus. The campaign also uses a new variant of the Bazar trojan, which has been linked to the developers…

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Vaccine-related spear phishing attacks are on the rise | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

You can add one more coronavirus-related cybercrime effort to the list of unthinkables. On top of work-at-home scams, tax scams, and phony vaccine websites, cybercriminals are also using the COVID-19 vaccine to steal Microsoft software credentials, infect computer systems with malware, and cheat innocent victims out of sizable amounts of…

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Maine to open up its economy in advance of summer tourism | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine is increasing capacity for indoor and outdoor gatherings and easing travel restrictions on other New England states in anticipation of the summer tourism season. Maine Gov. Janet Mills, a Democrat, said Friday the state will raise indoor capacity limits to 50% on March 26 and…

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Maine to open up its economy in advance of summer tourism | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine is increasing capacity for indoor and outdoor gatherings and easing travel restrictions on other New England states in anticipation of the summer tourism season. Maine Gov. Janet Mills, a Democrat, said Friday the state will raise indoor capacity limits to 50% on March 26 and…

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UAE: Beware of e-mails asking you to pay a fee for packages – News | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

The scam e-mail might look legitimate, with logos from popular companies, the Dubai Police warned. Beware of a new scam online: Fraudsters are now sending e-mails to trick victims into paying money for bogus packages, the Dubai Police have warned. It’s also a phishing attack — so, once…

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Scammers Target Wall Street In New Capital Call Fraud Schemes | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

Scammers Target Wall Street In New Capital Call Fraud Schemes Home Content Email Marketing Scammers Target Wall Street In New Capital Call Fraud Schemes, Reveals Investigation By Email Security Firm Agari We store cookies on your computer to improve your experience and provide more personalized services, both on this website…

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Distributed Ledger Technology’s Role in the Future of IoT | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

Illustration: © IoT For All The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing exponentially. Connected devices, systems, and gadgets bring the full power of the internet to consumers and businesses. There’s always room for improvement, though — and distributed ledger technology (DLT) is the natural next IoT evolution. IoT devices are…

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Justice Department is warning about fake unemployment benefit websites | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

The Department of Justice has received reports that fraudsters are creating websites mimicking unemployment benefit websites, including state workforce agency (SWA) websites, for the purpose of unlawfully capturing consumers’ personal information. To lure consumers to these fake websites, fraudsters send spam text messages and emails purporting to be from an…

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Fraudsters Circumvent 3D Secure with Social Engineering | #phishing | #scams | #phishing scams

Cyber-criminals are actively sharing tips and advice on how to bypass the 3D Secure (3DS) protocol to commit payment fraud, according to researchers. A team at threat intelligence firm Gemini Advisory found the discussions on multiple dark web forums, claiming that phishing and social engineering tactics stood a good chance…

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