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    Adobe Creative Cloud hacked

    October 28th, 2019 by

    7M Adobe Creative Cloud Users Exposed to Hackers

    “An open cloud database sets the stage for phishing attacks for users of the subscription service.”

    Posted in Identity Theft, Phishing, Security Breeches | No Comments »

    Beware Office 365 “File Deletion” Alerts!!

    May 30th, 2019 by

    Phishing Emails Pretend to be Office 365 ‘File Deletion’ Alerts

    ‘A new phishing campaign is underway that pretends to be from the “Office 365 Team” warning recipients that there has been unusual amount of file deletions occurring on their account.’

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    Microsoft: Less Malware… More Phishing

    March 5th, 2019 by

    Microsoft Sees 250% Phishing Increase, Malware Decline by 34%

    “Phishing attacks have seen an impressive 250% increase between January and December 2018, with attackers moving to multiple points of attacks during the same campaign, switching between URLs, domains, and servers when sending e-mails and hosting phishing forms.”

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    Someone hired a hitman? Not really!

    December 19th, 2018 by

    New Extortion Email Threatens to Send a Hitman Unless You Pay 4K

    “Extortion emails are getting wilder and wilder. First we had sextortion scams that threatened to reveal victims doing dirty deeds on video, then bomb threats, which brought the worlwide attention of law enforcement, and now we have threats that a hitman is targeting the recipient unless they pay $4,000 in bitcoin.”

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    Be careful with “Non-Delivery” notices from Office 365

    December 17th, 2018 by

    Phishing Attack Pretends to be a Office 365 Non-Delivery Email

    “A phishing campaign has been discovered that pretends to be a non-delivery notifications from Office 365 that leads you to a page attempting to steal your login credentails.

    This new campaign was discovered by ISC Handler Xavier Mertens and states that “Microsoft found Several Undelivered Messages”. It then prompts you to click on the “Send Again” link in order to try sending the emails again. “

    Posted in Malware, Phishing, Scams | No Comments »

    Yet another phishing scam. This time it’s PayPal!

    November 14th, 2018 by

    PayPal phishing scam using Conditional CSS tricks and Google Captcha

    Posted in Identity Theft, Phishing | No Comments »

    Warning: Phishing e-mail from Apple Store

    August 7th, 2018 by

    Thanks to Mark Pahulje, MVP  for pointing this out.

    Apple Phishing Email – Deezer Music & Podcast Player by DEEZER, Subscription renewal

    “Notice of Apple Phishing Email – “Deezer Music & Podcast Player by DEEZER, Subscription renewal” made it through Outlook filters. The JavaScript malware contained in the PDFs, passed VirusTotal and many anti-virus scans online without detection. “

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