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World Cup Phishing Scam hits FIFA 14 players through Instagram, Twitter

World Cup Phishing Scam hits FIFA 14 players through Instagram, Twitter | Phishing | Scoop.it
There’s a new World Cup phishing scam to be aware of. EA Games’ FIFA 14 Ultimate Team has been targeted by scammers offering new downloadable players.
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Spear Phishing the News Cycle: APT Actors Leverage Interest in the Disappearance of Malaysian Flight MH 370

Spear Phishing the News Cycle: APT Actors Leverage Interest in the Disappearance of Malaysian Flight MH 370 | Phishing | Scoop.it
While many advanced persistent threat (APT) groups have increasingly embraced strategic Web compromise as a malware delivery vector, groups also continue to rely on spear-phishing emails that leverage popular new stories.
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Cyber criminals launch new Target attack - wtvr.com

Cyber criminals launch new Target attack - wtvr.com | Phishing | Scoop.it
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Cyber criminals launch new Target attack
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Cyber criminals wreaked havoc in one of the largest security breaches at a US retailer.
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Sources: Target Investigating Data Breach

Sources: Target Investigating Data Breach | Phishing | Scoop.it
Nationwide retail giant Target is investigating a data breach potentially involving millions of customer credit and debit card records, multiple reliable sources tell KrebsOnSecurity.
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The Biggest Skimmers of All: Fake ATMs

The Biggest Skimmers of All: Fake ATMs | Phishing | Scoop.it
This blog has spotlighted some incredibly elaborate and minaturized ATM skimmers, fraud devices that thieves attach to ATMs in a bid to steal card data and PINs.
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The motivation behind a cyber-attack

The motivation behind a cyber-attack | Phishing | Scoop.it
Being aware of who your enemy is, and what they are after, is the first step towards a successful cyber defence. "Understanding the tools the attacker is using is no longer good enough. Businesses ...
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Spear phishing poses threat to industrial control systems

Spear phishing poses threat to industrial control systems | Phishing | Scoop.it
Hackers don't need Stuxnet or Flame to turn off a city's lights, say security experts (Spear phishing poses threat to industrial control systems: Hackers don't need Stuxnet or...
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REMINDER ITEMS ABOUT ONGOING SCAMS:... - The Sierra Group, LLC | Facebook

REMINDER ITEMS ABOUT ONGOING SCAMS:... - The Sierra Group, LLC | Facebook | Phishing | Scoop.it
REMINDER ITEMS ABOUT ONGOING SCAMS:

PHISHING is a high tech scam that utilizes emails, phone calls, & phony websites to fool victims into providing...
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Mobile malware infections relatively low, study shows - TechTarget

Mobile malware infections relatively low, study shows - TechTarget | Phishing | Scoop.it
Mobile malware infections relatively low, study shows TechTarget Those infections were the normal variety of bot-related malware that is seen on the PC, he said, including malware for setting up botnets as well as malware for spam, phishing and...
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Phishing Attacks Rise at GU - Georgetown University The Hoya

Phishing Attacks Rise at GU - Georgetown University The Hoya | Phishing | Scoop.it
Phishing Attacks Rise at GU
Georgetown University The Hoya
The number of targeted phishing attacks on the university has risen by 60 percent this year, representing the trend of these attacks of moving from government bodies to private institutions.
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Cyber Monday, Cybercrime playday, up to $3.4 Million/Hour at risk – RSA report - SiliconANGLE (blog)

Cyber Monday, Cybercrime playday, up to $3.4 Million/Hour at risk – RSA report - SiliconANGLE (blog) | Phishing | Scoop.it
Cyber Monday, Cybercrime playday, up to $3.4 Million/Hour at risk – RSA report SiliconANGLE (blog) A recent RSA announcement introduced the results of a study conducted by the Ponemon Institute that examined the cost of fraud and online disruption...
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Check Point Outperforms Competition in Miercom Web Security Industry ... - Wall Street Journal

Check Point Outperforms Competition in Miercom Web Security Industry ... - Wall Street Journal | Phishing | Scoop.it
Check Point Outperforms Competition in Miercom Web Security Industry ...
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Check Point's award-winning ZoneAlarm solutions protect millions of consumers from hackers, spyware and identity theft.
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35000 Websites Hacked Using Vulnerability in vBulletin Forum Software - IBTimes.co.uk

35000 Websites Hacked Using Vulnerability in vBulletin Forum Software - IBTimes.co.uk | Phishing | Scoop.it
IBTimes.co.uk 35000 Websites Hacked Using Vulnerability in vBulletin Forum Software IBTimes.co.uk It seems that many customers didn't listen, and security company Imperva has revealed that over 35,000 websites running vBulletin have been hacked...
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Beware iPhone Phishing Scams in Wake of iOS Lockouts - Tom's Guide

Beware iPhone Phishing Scams in Wake of iOS Lockouts - Tom's Guide | Phishing | Scoop.it
Beware iPhone Phishing Scams in Wake of iOS Lockouts
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Scammers may try to take advantage of the current wave of iPhone "ransom" lockouts by sending out password-reset emails that pretend to come from Apple, experts warn.
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Target Breach Involved Two-Stage Cyber-Attack: Security Reseachers - eWeek

Target Breach Involved Two-Stage Cyber-Attack: Security Reseachers - eWeek | Phishing | Scoop.it
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19, the company released few details of the malware and tactics used in the attack.
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Dexter Malware, the rise of malware that hits point of sales

Dexter Malware, the rise of malware that hits point of sales | Phishing | Scoop.it
Security experts at Arbor Networks have found a couple of servers used to arrange a malicous campaign against PoS with Dexter malware. (Dexter Malware, the rise of malware that hits point of sales: Security experts at Arbor Networks have found a ...
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Scammers Trick Executives with 'CEO' Emails - KMBZ

Scammers Trick Executives with 'CEO' Emails - KMBZ | Phishing | Scoop.it
Scammers Trick Executives with 'CEO' Emails KMBZ The recent spate of spear phishing attacks on financial services personnel demonstrates the increasing level of sophistication of identity thieves and the inevitability of individual and...
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Cyber criminals to use more targetted attacks in 2014: Websense - Economic Times

Cyber criminals to use more targetted attacks in 2014: Websense - Economic Times | Phishing | Scoop.it
Economic Times Cyber criminals to use more targetted attacks in 2014: Websense Economic Times Organisations around the world are likely to witness more complex and diverse cyber-attacks in 2014 even as volume of malware attacks will decrease,...
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Spear Phishing: Linked to APT Attacks | Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security at Miller School of Medicine

Spear Phishing: Linked to APT Attacks | Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security at Miller School of Medicine | Phishing | Scoop.it
An advanced persistent threat or an APT attack is an attempt to obtain sensitive information that uses a variety of techniques like malware or soci... (Protecting your company and yourself against Advanced Persistent Threat (APT).
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THREATCLOUD INTELLIGENCE

THREATCLOUD INTELLIGENCE | Phishing | Scoop.it
Read the latest breaking news, threat emulation malware discoveries, IPS protections, community forums, download the latest security report, and check out this week's ThreatWiki and AppWiki Top 3.
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Bishop Technologies and Wombat Security Collaborate to Bolster Client Info ... - Marketwired (press release)

Bishop Technologies and Wombat Security Collaborate to Bolster Client Info ... - Marketwired (press release) | Phishing | Scoop.it
Bishop Technologies and Wombat Security Collaborate to Bolster Client Info ...
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The Human Hack: How to Fight an Internet Risk Technology Can't Fix - Bloomberg

The Human Hack: How to Fight an Internet Risk Technology Can't Fix - Bloomberg | Phishing | Scoop.it
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The Human Hack: How to Fight an Internet Risk Technology Can't Fix
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Only about 15 to 20 percent of large companies currently offer anti-phishing simulations, estimated Rohyt Belani, CEO of PhishMe.
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Number hit by Clare cyber attack climbs to 1.5 million - Irish Times

Number hit by Clare cyber attack climbs to 1.5 million - Irish Times | Phishing | Scoop.it
Daily Star Number hit by Clare cyber attack climbs to 1.5 million Irish Times Up to 1.5 million people are now known to have had personal information including credit card details, telephone numbers and home addresses compromised by a major...
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Black Hat Regional Summit: Sao Paulo 2013

Black Hat Regional Summit: Sao Paulo 2013 | Phishing | Scoop.it
Black Hat Regional Summit: Sao Paulo 2013 (.@pparth presents his entire analytical process of Carna Botnet for the first time at #BlackHat in Sao Paulo http://t.co/qfToFW6Hki)...
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Sophos: 1 out of 7 spam emails are sent from the US, but Belarus sends 11 times more on a per capita basis

Sophos: 1 out of 7 spam emails are sent from the US, but Belarus sends 11 times more on a per capita basis | Phishing | Scoop.it
The spam situation in 2013 is much the same as it has been in the years prior: it’s still annoying, hurtful to productivity, and a massive waste of bandwidth.
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