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10K Microsoft Email Users Hit in FedEx Phishing Attack

Microsoft users are receiving emails pretending to be from mail couriers FedEx and DHL Express – but that really steal their credentials.

Malformed URL Prefix Phishing Attacks Spike 6,000%

Sneaky attackers are flipping backslashes in phishing email URLs to evade protections, researchers said.

Phishers tricking users via fake LinkedIn Private Shared Document

Phishers are trying to trick users into opening a "LinkedIn Private Shared Document" and sharing their login credentials.

Malaysia's biggest bank warns of fake Maybank website used by

SE Asia News -Users are being lured to the fake website through a promotional post on Facebook promising prizes.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Pre-Valentine’s Day Malware Attack Mimics Flower, Lingerie Stores

Emails pretending to confirm hefty orders from lingerie shop Ajour Lingerie and flower store Rose World are actually spreading the BazaLoader malware.

TikTok Flaw Lay Bare Phone Numbers, User IDs For Phishing Attacks

A security flaw in TikTok could have allowed attackers to query the platform's database – potentially opening up for privacy violations.

Beware of active UK NHS COVID-19 vaccination phishing campaign

A very active phishing campaign is underway pretending to be from the UK's National Health Service (NHS), alerting recipients that they are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

SMS Phishing Is Getting Out Of Control

Consumers and security companies report a concerning increase in scams via text message phishing, also known as smishing.

Beware: PayPal phishing texts state your account is 'limited'

A PayPal text message phishing campaign is underway that attempts to steal your account credentials and other sensitive information that can be used for identity theft.

Scammers Abuse Google Drive to Send Malicious Links

Cybercriminals are sending malicious links to hundreds of thousands of users via Google Drive notifications. Because they are sent via Google Drive, the notifications come from Google’s no-reply email address, making them appear more legitimate.

FIFA 21 Blockbuster Release Gives Fraudsters an Open Field for Theft

The hotly anticipated release of blockbuster video game FIFA 21 on Oct. 6, along with the return of professional play, are giving soccer fans reason to celebrate. And, unsurprisingly, cybercriminals are already figuring out how to capitalize.

The most common malicious email attachments infecting Windows

To stay safe online, everyone needs to recognize malicious attachments that are commonly used in phishing emails to distribute malware.

Phishing attacks are targeting your social network accounts

Scammers are targeting your social network accounts with phishing emails that pretend to be copyright violations or promises of a shiny 'blue checkmark' next to your name.

Razer Gaming Fans Caught Up in Data Leak

An estimated 100,000 customers of Razer, a purveyor of high-end gaming gear ranging from laptops to apparel, have had their private info exposed, according to a researcher.

Microsoft Warns of Cyberattacks on Trump, Biden Election Campaigns

Just months before the U.S. presidential election, hackers from Russia, China and Iran are ramping up phishing and malware attacks against campaign staffers.

Spyware Labeled 'TikTok Pro' Exploits Fears of US Ban

Researchers have discovered a new Android spyware campaign pushing a “Pro” version of the TikTok app that is exploiting fears among its young and gullible users that the popular social media app is on the cusp of being banned in the United States. The malware can take over basic device functions—such as capturing photos, reading and sending SMS messages, making calls and launching apps—as well as uses a phishing tactic to steal victims’ Facebook credentials.

Instagram 'Help Center' Phishing Scam Pilfers Credentials

Researchers warn that a phishing scam is targeting Instagram users via direct messages on the app.

Chrome 86 experiment hides part of the URL to stop phishing

In its war on the URL bar, Google has announced that in Chrome 86 it will be running an experiment that hides part of the URL path to help users figure out which website they’re on. The firm says that this helps users identify potentially malicious websites.

Netflix Phishing Attack Steals Passwords and Credit Card Details

Recently, there has been a phishing attack that is targeting to steal Login credentials, billing information, and credit card details of Netflix users.  In this event, the threat actors were trying to steal the credentials from Netflix, as it starts with redirecting to a functioning CAPTCHA page to avoid email security controls.  The threat actors …

Office 365 adds new features to help identify malicious spam

Microsoft is planning to provide more info on spam emails detected as malicious by the Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) filtering stack and allow organizations to export their list of the top targeted users by phishing attacks.

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