American Express customers targeted by Novel Phishing Attack

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American Express customers were targeted with a Novel Phishing attack for stealing customer credentials. The scammers targeted both corporate and consumer cardholders with phishing emails full of grammatical errors but with a small but deadly twist: instead of using the regular hyperlink to the landing page trick, this one used the HTML element to hide the […]

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In the Tax Filing Season, beware of phishing attacks

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Beware of email phishing attacks from hackers while filing your Income Tax Returns. In email phishing attacks, hackers smartly replace some characters of email address with other look-alike characters. Observe the below given E-mail addresses: DONOTREPLY@incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in DONOTREPLY@incometaxindiafilling.gov.in First one is correct E-mail ID from the IT Dept. but if you observe properly the second one […]

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Beware of this Top 10 most misused Domains

In the latest research it is revealed that, some of the latest TLDs (Top-Level Domains) such as .men, .work and .click are the riskiest and most misused domains over the internet. Ofcourse, there are many rogue .com and .net TLDs as well but research reveals these are lesser misused than the one mentioned before. Some […]

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Formbook Malware spreading widely by clicking Microsoft URL shortcut files in your emails

Do not click Microsoft attachments from unknown senders Formbook

Be careful when you receive attachments to an email, it can be an entry point to Formbook Malware. Formbook malware mainly steals data from forms tracking keystrokes and form submissions, hence the name Formbook. It can also execute several commands on the victim’s machine from the attacker’s servers. It is widely being spread via malicious […]

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Advanced email security for e-mail hoax. Be safe!

Advanced email security for email hoax

Email are the lifeline of business communication and have been an important vehicle for cyber intrusion for cyber criminals.The sheer volume of emails being opened makes them a very easy and vulnerable target spots. A Symantec report suggests that there were about 198 billion emails in circulation each day in 2016. Also, another study suggests […]

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Received a new job offer? Beware- Genuine or Fake?

Fake Job Offers

Scammers are on the rise with more and more fictitious job offers appearing on job boards. More job seekers are being conned into traps to part with some amount of money or are becoming victims of identity theft. However, there are certain trends which can help user identify an email if it is fake job […]

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Alert!! Alert!! Alert!! : This is one of the most scary Gmail Phishing Attack 2017

Gmail Phishing Attack

If you are a Gmail user and keeping every Personal documents and Bank Details in your gmail account then you can not ignore this blog post.  Here we are covering a recent Gmail Phishing attack which has been captured by Wordfence in last week of january 2017. How Gmail Phishing Attack is happening? Phishing is very common […]

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5 Email Phishing and Email Spoofing Prevention Tips

Email Spoofing Prevention

Email Spoofing and Email phishing attacks are more rampant than ever. Phishing Emails flow right into your Mailbox all around the year. Here are some tips on identifying a phishing or spoofed email. Follow 5 Email Phishing and Email Spoofing Prevention Tips and keep your inbox as well as business safe: Watch Out before clicking Many […]

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