What is Spear Phishing? Definition, Examples, Prevention Strategies

What is spear phishing, you ask? Long story short, it’s a phishing technique that plays on the victim’s trust or, rather his gullibility. Spear phishing attacks are surgical, while general…

Apple Pay with Visa Hacked to Make Payments via Unlocked iPhones

Researchers have demonstrated that someone could use a stolen, unlocked iPhone to pay for thousands of dollars of goods or services, no authentication needed. An attacker who steals a locked…

Apple Pay with Visa Hacked to Make Payments via Locked iPhones

Researchers have demonstrated that someone could use a stolen, locked iPhone to pay for thousands of dollars of goods or services, no authentication needed. An attacker who steals a locked…

Apple Pay with VISA Allows Malicious Actors to Force Payments on Locked iPhone Devices

The researchers from the University of Birmingham and the University of Surrey discovered the fact that iPhone devices are able to confirm transactions under certain conditions. Unfortunately, it can be…

Threat Actors Weaponize Telegram Bots to Compromise PayPal Accounts

A campaign is stealing one-time password tokens to gain access to PayPal, Apple Pay and Google Pay, among others. Cybercriminals are using Telegram bots to steal one-time password tokens (OTPs)…