Delivering SMS “Smishing” Scams

Delivering SMS “Smishing” Scams

Smishing is high up on the list of words that do not sound as intimidating or threatening as they should. Smashing the word fishing together with the “SM” for short messaging service (aka text), smishing is a cyberscam.

Don’t Get Hooked By a Whaling Attack

Don’t Get Hooked By a Whaling Attack

You’ve likely heard of phishing attacks. Phishers use scam emails or spoofed websites to obtain user credentials or financial information. This might be an email that looks like it is from your bank asking you to log in and update your details, or a supposed tax alert needing immediate action.

Don’t Let Crooks Hijack Your Domain

Don’t Let Crooks Hijack Your Domain

Doing business today you are as likely to give out your website address as your email or phone number. Your Web domain is your business identity on the internet. Don’t risk falling victim to the cyberthreat known as domain hijacking.

Inside the Tech Support Scam Ecosystem | On the Wire

Inside the Tech Support Scam Ecosystem | On the Wire

A pair of doctoral students and their advisor, looking for insights into the inner workings of tech support scams, spent eight months collecting data on and studying the tactics and infrastructure of the scammers, using a purpose-built tool. What they uncovered is a...