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Phishing Security

A critical component of cybersecurity: Phishing security

Phishing security comprises the measures like people, processes and technologies that are designed to protect systems, networks and data from phishing attacks.  Strong phishing security measures reduce the risk of phishing attacks and protect organisations and individuals from the unauthorised exploitation of systems, networks and technologies. According to  IBM [...]

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Reading an email in Microsoft Outlook is causing your sensitive information to leak

A vulnerability, discovered by Will Dormann, a vulnerability analyst at the CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC). This vulnerability (CVE-2018-0950) could allow cybercriminals to steal sensitive information, including users’ Windows login credentials, by convincing victims to preview an email with Microsoft Outlook, without requiring any additional user interaction. [1] How did it [...]

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Phishing Protection

How to protect yourself from phishing

Phishing protection: Phishing attacks have been a widespread problem, posing a huge risk to individuals and institutions. According to Garner, According to Gartner, phishing emails will continue to be the primary method used by advanced attacks. What is a phishing attack? it’s an attack vector that cybercriminals use it [...]

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Phishing outlook add-in

Keepnet Labs Phishing outlook add-in for Microsoft’s Outlook: email users simplify the steps to report suspicious emails

Keepnet Labs Phishing outlook add-in for Microsoft’s Outlook: email users simplify the steps to report suspicious emails such as phishing with a single click in your company’s SOC team. Phishing outlook add-in Keepnet Labs Phishing outlook add-in works with a button in the Outlook. It helps you easily report misclassified e-mail [...]

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Cryptojacking

Cryptojacking arises

One of the latest cybersecurity threat,  cryptojacking, is the secret use of your computing device to mine cryptocurrency.[1] It is becoming more prevalent that cryptojacking attacks exploded by 8,500% in 2017, due to the sudden increase in cryptocurrency values. According to Symantec, UK ranked as the fifth highest country [...]

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Phishing awareness

Phishing awareness: 5 tips to help you understand phishing emails

Phishing awareness: Use Keepnet Labs Awareness Educator for free to avoid social engineering schemes. What is phishing? Phishing is an endeavour that aim at manipulating you into thinking a legitimate organization is demanding information from you. These demands can seem safe on the surface or may seem to come from a [...]

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Macro Analysis

Test your email security protection mechanism

As new technologies grow, businesses across multiple sectors are facing to rapidly evolving cyber-threats. Therefore, it is important to make a macro analysis to see cybersecurity measures in place for protecting business data,  money as well as customers against cyber attacks.  These precautions specifically determined to prevent threats coming from [...]

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Cryptocurrency crypto phishing

Crypto phishing ways – how to lose your cryptocurrencies to phishing attacks

The price of a single bitcoin became more valuable as opposed to past years. However, unlike the other assets, cryptocurrencies are surprisingly easy to steal. They’re also not always easy to protect. There is not an institution that will provide a layer of protection for cryptocurrencies against crypto phishing as well [...]

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