Phishing schemes continue to be highly effective as netizens continue to ignore basic cyber-hygiene practices. Today, it has become essential to stay abreast of the latest modus operandi adopted by malicious actors to lure users into disclosing their crucial information such as financial details, PII (Personally Identifiable Information), etc. The following top phishing headlines from the past week tell us that phishing protection is indeed a necessity for the cyber world. Continue reading “Cybersecurity Updates For The Week 10 of 2021” »
Phishing scams are all over the place – from big enterprises to small governments, hospitals to universities. Hence, it is essential to discuss these phishing scams and observe the common vulnerabilities that help adversaries surpass anti-phishing protection measures. Here are the top phishing scams from the past week
Phishing attack prevention is a perennial struggle for internet users, and oblivion to recent attack trends makes the process even harder, which is why it is recommended to stay updated on the top cyberattack news. Below, we bring you the latest phishing scams from the bygone week:
The distinctive form of cyberattack that continues to jeopardize world organizations is phishing, and this week too, we can mention at least a hundred phishing attacks capable of shutting down institutions. The following are the latest phishing news bits from across the world. Let us consider effective phishing prevention solutions as we read through these attacks:
The headlines are crowded again with instances of cyberattacks on organizations, and the loss of information is immense, yet again. The following are the latest phishing updates that might convince you to renew that anti-phishing service bill you had been deferring!
Pakistani Company Bykea Exposes Over 400million User Records
In a recently reported security incident, the Pakistan based parcel delivery and vehicle-for-hire company Bykea was found exposing the details of over 400 million users. The exposed details include the names, addresses, and other PII of users. The 200 GB database was left unprotected and unencrypted online, thereby exposing its production server information.
Phishing continues to be the most commonly used and effective form of cyberattack. The last week too, was a tough one for cybersecurity. The following headlines prove just how important it is to ensure phishing protection for your organization.
Data Breach Hits Bonobos Men’s Clothing Store
ShinyHunters recently attacked the men’s clothing store Bonobos and stole a 70 GB SQL database. The adversaries downloaded a cloud backup of Bonobos’ database and shared it for free on a hacker forum. Although Bonobos’ corporate systems remain unaffected, a lot of sensitive customer information was exposed in the breach. These include the addresses, credit card numbers, order details, passwords, and phone numbers of customers.
Several organizations and institutions became the target of cyberattacks over the week, and there doesn’t seem to be an ideal phishing prevention scheme. However, cybersecurity is all about protection from phishing attacks since eradicating them is a near-impossible task. Here are the major phishing headlines from the bygone week
Phishing is one of the most common and cyberattacks used by adversaries. As such, ensuring phishing prevention is not only wise but also necessary in today’s times. The following headlines from the first week in the digital world give a glimpse of the year ahead for phishing and related cyberattacks
Festivals for cyber adversaries come in the form of new and improved cyberattacks on individuals, organizations, and systems. This time of the year witnesses the highest number of data breaches, and that’s why it is advised to adopt the phishing prevention best practices. Following are the top headlines from the cyber world.
The holiday season has begun, and most organizations are operating with less than half their employees. The time is perfect for cyber adversaries to launch cyberattacks and target organizations or individuals through various phishing scams. Read on to learn about the latest security incidents and ponder about the efficacy of your phishing prevention measures
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Experts estimate that COVID 19 related cyberattacks would escalate in 2021, and there is no effective phishing prevention measure to help evade those attacks. Hence, it becomes pivotal for us to be responsible netizens and stay abreast of the latest hacks and cyber incidents.
Even if all patches are updated, and phishing prevention measures are taken, a cyber adversary manages to access online networks and steal sensitive personal data; such is the supremacy of cyber adversaries in today’s cyber world. Read on to find more instances of data breaches in organizations of repute that have taken place over the week
The world has undergone hundreds of cyber attacks in the last few days, and we cannot keep up with them all. But one can learn from the security mistakes of others and improve the overall cybersecurity posture for their organization. The following list of significant cybersecurity headlines is just the right thing for that
Another week in the cyber world has passed, and there have been hundreds of phishing attacks and data breaches. The following news headlines testify to the growing need to adopt anti-phishing protection for home and office systems
The struggle to ensure phishing protection is tedious because phishing emails never cease to lure people into clicking on malicious links or downloading corrupt files. The following news headlines testify to the enormous financial loss and data theft caused by phishing attacks. Continue reading “Cybersecurity Updates For The Week 48 of 2020” »
Security experts insist on employing phishing prevention best practices as countless phishing attacks are launched by cyber adversaries every day. Lack of preparedness among unsuspecting users is what makes hacker groups more confident in launching more and more cyber attacks. Hence, here are the top data breaches from the bygone week to help you make smarter choices when it comes to avoiding phishing campaigns and other such attacks.
The world of phishing is an ever-evolving one. There are measures and countermeasures that keep coming back and forth. Cybersecurity specialists are always on the lookout for newer methods to create a firewall against such malicious events; anti-phishing is one of the major drives that cyber specialists undertake to safeguard their systems. However, the regular consumers of the technology can’t always take up those sophisticated measures to keep their information systems safe, which is why it is crucial to stay abreast of the latest modus operandi undertaken by these malicious actors. Here are the weekly news headlines to keep you informed of the same.
The world has been a busy place in the past week. There have been many activities in the cybersecurity domain, with newer methods being deployed to counter old schemes. The virtual world is rife with exploits and counter exploits; Let’s look at some of the cybersecurity headlines from this past week.
The world of cybersecurity has been ripe with newer claims and counterclaims. From the past week, the fight against phishing remains relentless. However, being ahead in the race remains the priority of every Information Security specialist. Let’s look at some of the headlines that gave us a glimpse into the mayhem called cybersecurity.
Spam and phishing emails, Trojan, and ransomware – the cyber world is roaring with incidents of cyber breaches. The digital workspace has become a battlefield, and to become a better cyber warrior, an organization or individual needs to be abreast of the latest security updates across the globe. Here are the top headlines from the last week in cybersecurity