Email-Based Attacks

Phishing Attack Using CAPTCHAs

Phishing Attack Using CAPTCHAs

Phishing attack using CAPTCHAs – Cybercriminals attacked their targets using multiple CAPTCHAs. They installed various CAPTCHAs that Office 365 users have to click on before the phishing page. These attacks have been going on and targeting health care institutions. Criminals have been using visual CAPTCHAs to circumvent exposure and [...]

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Office 365 Phishing Attack Using Realtime Validation

Office 365 Phishing Attack Using Real-Time Validation

To steal Office 365 login information from users, criminals used a phishing attack that used real-time validation against an institution’s Active Directory. It was reported that the attack was made against an executive of a financial organisation.  The email, along with the subject line “ACH Debit Report,” used spoofing tactics [...]

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The Biggest Data Breaches in the first half of 2020

The Biggest Data Breaches in the first half of 2020

2020 Data Breaches – In this blog, we are going to talk about the big data breach that occurred in the first half of 2020.  Since the COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies to move their business to remote operations, there has been a significant increase in the number of data [...]

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Why is phishing rising in the world

Why is Phishing Rising in the World?

The favourite move of cybercriminals is phishing attacks. According to the report presented by RSA in the first quarter of 2020, there is a huge increase in phishing emails including the COVID-19 title. Cybercriminals attempting to take advantage of both company employees and people and can be said that [...]

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Ransomware attacks 2020-2021

Top 11 Ransomware Attacks in 2020-2021

Ransomware attacks 2020-2021 – Recently, cybersecurity researchers have shown that ransomware attacks doubled in number. In the first quarter of 2020’s financial year, ransomware attacks have dramatically increased due to the home-office working that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought along. It is pointed out that the main reason for [...]

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A New Outlook Phishing Attack Targeting Banks

New Outlook Themed Phishing Attack on Banking Sector

In this article, we are going to provide some information about the new outlook phishing attack targeting some employees working in the banking sector from Keepnet customers. 1-What is the new outlook phishing attack? How does it work? Recently the attackers have planned to penetrate companies by sending a phishing email [...]

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Whaling

Whaling

In this blog, we are going to discuss  the  Whaling attack that evolved in the last couple of years targeting someone like a top-level executive like a senior executive at a corporation. Whaling attacks have seen a sharp rise and are expected to go up, as according to the [...]

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MOBILE DEVICE SIDELOADING

MOBILE DEVICE SIDELOADING – HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 3,

In our 3rd Episode of Season 2, we learn that a company’s payroll deposit went to hackers instead of employees, to the tune of $800,000.  While it might seem harmless at first , loading software from anywhere other than the manufacturer’s app store can be very risky.  Free is [...]

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Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System

Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System

Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System. On the first day of elementary school students starting online classes, the Haywood school system was hit by a ransomware attack. 1. How Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System? The attackers demanded a large amount of money to restore the system, but the ransom amount was not unveiled [...]

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REAL ESTATE WIRE FRAUD

REAL ESTATE WIRE FRAUD – HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 2

REAL ESTATE WIRE FRAUD – HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 2 In our 2nd Episode of Season 2, a young family wires their 650k down payment for their new home to a fraudulent account. We come to find out that a hacker has taken over their real estate [...]

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