The ABCs of Malware – An informative Blog Series (Part 2 of 3)

Types of Malware

All About Malware – Types of Malware This is Part Two of the Three Part Series of Malware Blogs. A short recap of Part One   As we saw before, malware is harmful code that hijacks your system and causes damage discreetly. Monetary gain and illegal access to private data are two foremost motivations behind a malware attack. We have learned of […]

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The ABCs of Malware – An informative Blog Series (Part 1 of 3)

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All About Malware – Introduction & Working This is Part One of the Three Part Series of Malware Blogs. Malware — short for MALicious softWARE — is a running piece of code that is written with the intent to harm your machine. The bad news is that it is evolving with time. Cyber criminals are […]

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Amazon Prime Phishing Scam – Don’t fall for the “Account Frozen” Act!

Amazon Prime Locked Fake Email

Don’t Panic Online Shoppers, Amazon Prime is NOT Locked If you’re an Amazon Prime Member, you might have received an Email saying your account has been locked. Do not take it seriously. New information coming out has warned that this is a classic act used by cybercriminals to launch an all-out phishing attack.  The email starts off […]

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Vloggers Under The Threat Of Phishing

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Vloggers- the latest victims of phishing attacks Phishing attacks are not only getting more sophisticated but they are also expanding their horizons. The latest target? YouTube vloggers.  There is no doubt that YouTube is an influential and effective platform for a variety of creators, entrepreneurs and organizations. It offers content creators from diverse domains the […]

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The two branches of Phishing: Vishing and Smishing

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Phishing gets two new neighbours, and they are just as deadly Phishing, which is the theft of information through fraudulent identities, has branched into two new forms of cyberattacks called as Vishing and Smishing. With the outbreak of smartphones going into a boom, the cyber-criminals have shifted their focus onto mobile devices. And thus evolved […]

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Malware In Fake Income Tax Emails

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Beware of Malware – It could be hiding in imposter income tax return emails! The internet has enabled individuals and companies to explore, innovate and expand. But it has also made life easier for scammers, malware attackers and hackers as their victims are more accessible to them than ever.   Recently, a malware was found […]

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Machine Learning: A Protection Against Spear Phishing

Machine Learning Protects From Spear Phishing

How Machine Learning can help to protect your inbox from Spear Phishing Email is the easiest medium for malicious attackers to target. Today, more than 90% of targeted Threats enter your Organization through Emails!  The main difference between a common phishing email and a spear phishing email is that the common phishing email mimics a […]

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Rise in Phishing Attacks

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Cyber Criminals Are Circling the Phishing Pond Cyber security surveys suggest that phishing is the most common type of online attack, claiming more and more victims as technology advances. Because it occurs in many forms, it might be time to familiarize yourself with phishing. There are various tricks cyber criminals use to attract unsuspecting people. […]

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Imperva Hacked

Cyber Threats

Imperva Hacked: API Keys, SSL Certificates Stolen Based in California, USA, Imperva offers Cybersecurity software and services designed to protect enterprise data, detect and block malicious attacks and other web-based security measures. However, Imperva itself suffered a cyber attack last week when a data breach affected users of Imperva’s Cloud Web Application Firewall (WAF). This […]

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