Ransom Your Employer Email Scam Suspect Arrested

The scam involved attempts to hire insiders to install DemonWare ransomware on their employer’s IT systems. A Nigerian citizen, deemed a key suspect in the Ransom Your Employer scheme, was…

Suspect arrested in 'ransom your employer' criminal scheme

A Nigerian man has been arrested in connection to a scheme attempting to lure insiders to deploy ransomware on employer systems. On November 22, security expert Brian Krebs reported that…

Be Aware! Fake TSA PreCheck Websites Swindle American Passengers with Bogus Renewals

There has been an increase in reports of individuals being duped after using Trusted Traveler programs such as TSA PreCheck, Global Entry, and NEXUS. The travelers claimed they were charged…

TikTok Influencer Accounts Targeted in Major Phishing Campaign

Researchers have recently discovered a new phishing scam focused on stealing information and locking out over 125 high-profile TikTok accounts belonging to influencers, brand consultants, production companies, and influencers’ managers.…

Phishing Scam Aims to Hijack TikTok ‘Influencer’ Accounts

Threat actors used malicious emails to target more than 125 people with high-profile TikTok accounts in an attempt to steal info and lock them out. A recently discovered phishing scam…

TikTok scammers tried hacking 125 targets that followed famous accounts, researchers find

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 16, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP More than 125 people and businesses associated with large TikTok accounts based around the world were targeted as part of a…