Ukraine Targeted by a Russian APT Hacker Team

Russian APT Hacker Team Strikes Out

Share this:   Russian APT Hacker Team Strikes Out The Military and the Government are under the gun once again. The country of Ukraine was very recently targeted by a Russian APT Hacker team. The intended targets of this attack weren’t just high-ranking decision makers, but also lower level officials working under the Government in fields like […]

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Defence Ministry Targeted For Phishing

Warning Issued To Defence Personnel

Share this:   Warning Issued for Defence Personnel The defence ministry has issued an emergency warning to all defence personnel not to open a malicious email making the rounds of the defence services. It all started after the Armed Forces were targeted for a cyber-attack on Friday 6th December. The attempt alerted the cyber wing of our […]

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Most Likely Phishing Targets

Targets of Phishing Attacks

Share this:   Organizations Most at Risk of Phishing Phishing is a rapidly damaging cybercrime that has targeted a wide variety of domains and organizations. It has evolved past email into Vishing and Smishing. The question logically arises: who are the intended targets of these attacks? Why do the cybercriminals feel the need to come up with […]

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Corporate Email Hijacking

Email Hijacking

Share this:   Corporate Email Hijacking: Know how it’s done Businesses contribute heavily to the email traffic flowing across the internet. Corporate email accounts of top-level employees or decision-takers who handle financials are vulnerable to email hijacking. The potential payoff here for cybercriminals is greater, simply due to the volume and amounts of the sensitive monetary details […]

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Protection Against Online Scams

Protection AGainst Online Scams

Share this:   Guidelines to protect yourself against cyber-scamming Digitisation has seeped into virtually all aspects of our interactions, from virtual copies of our identities to cashless forms of money. Every day, millions of digital transactions are made, some containing meagre amounts for small-scale purchases, others containing transfers of significant amounts between banks or individuals. Data from […]

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Cybercriminals target Windows 10 Update through Fake Emails

Windows 10 Update Ransomware

Share this:   Ransomware targets Windows 10 Update TrustWave SpiderLabs security researchers have uncovered a malware that is bound to claim lots of victims, especially since its source has been associated with a trusted name like Microsoft. The research report says that the Windows 10 Update Malware attacks victims through email, creating fake urgency. However, this is […]

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Fake voicemail notifications targetting credentials

Phishing using fake voicemails

Share this:   Fake voicemail notifications aid scammers to collect Office 365 login credentials Heard of phishing attacks? There’s been an update! They are no longer your usual garden-variety email-based attacks. As the average customer becomes increasingly suspicious of unauthorized emails in their inboxes, malicious attackers get more creative and expand their arsenal of weapons. The latest […]

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Phishing goes beyond email

Phishing beyond email

Share this:   While phishing expands its horizons, should your security? Expanding its customer base is one of the key strategies that a leading company uses to retain its position in the ever-competitive market. This is true for every industry and applicable to every business that wants to maximize its profits. It should not astonish you  to […]

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The Dangers of Identity Theft

Dangers of Identity Theft

Share this:   Identity Theft – what and how to stay safe? With cloud storages and online platforms growing stronger by the day, it wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that we have digital equivalents of our identities up on the internet these days. SD Card filling up with photos? Save to Cloud! File Access necessary from […]

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