Facebook: A Top Launching Pad For Phishing Attacks

Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Facebook and WhatsApp are top brands leveraged by cybercriminals in phishing and fraud attacks – including a recent strike on a half-million Facebook users.

Microsoft Office 365 Phishing Attack Uses Multiple CAPTCHAs

Researchers are warning of an ongoing Office 365 credential-phishing attack that's targeting the hospitality industry – and using visual CAPTCHAs to avoid detection and appear legitimate. ... The multiple CAPTCHAs serve as backups, in case the first one gets defeated by automated systems, said researchers.

Voter Registration ‘Error’ Phish Hits During U.S. Election Frenzy

Phishing emails tell recipients that their voter's registration applications are incomplete – but instead steal their social security numbers, license data and more.

OldGremlin Ransomware Group Bedevils Russian Orgs

The cybercriminal group has plagued firms with ransomware, sent via spear phishing emails with COVID-19 lures, since March.

Office 365 Phishing Attack Leverages Real-Time Active Directory Validation

Attackers check the victims' Office 365 credentials in real time as they are typed into the phishing landing page, by using authentication APIs.

Android 'ActionSpy' Malware Targets Turkic Minority Group

Researchers have discovered a new Android spyware, dubbed ActionSpy, targeting victims across Tibet, Turkey and Taiwan. The spyware is distributed either via watering-hole websites or fake websites.