Call center scammers using Justin Bieber tickets, The Weeknd concerts and fake gun purchases to spread malware: Proofpoint

Cybersecurity company Proofpoint released a new report on Thursday highlighting an increase in call center-based cyberattacks, noting a variety of scams perpetrated by threat actors stealing almost $50,000 per attack…

Amazon Spoofed in New Attack

Amazon Spoofed in New Attack Researchers have unearthed a sneaky new cyber-attack that spoofs American multinational technology company Amazon to steal victims’ financial credentials. The digital deception, which combines brand…

Consumers Warned About Rise in Call Center Threats

Consumers Warned About Rise in Call Center Threats Consumers have been warned about a significant rise in call center threat activity, in which attackers use email alongside call center customer…

HTTPS threats grow more than 314% through 2021: Report

Cybersecurity firm Zscaler has released their latest State of Encrypted Attacks Report, highlighting the growth in HTTPS threats since January as well as other attacks facing tech companies and retailers. …

NRA responds to reports of Grief ransomware attack

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has released a statement today after a ransomware gang claimed to have attacked the organization.  The Grief ransomware gang — which has ties to the…

India’s Supreme Court Orders Pegasus Probe

India’s Supreme Court Orders Pegasus Probe India's Supreme Court has ordered an investigation to determine whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration used spyware to illegally surveil opposition leaders, journalists, activists, tycoons, and…

QuintessenceLabs raises AU$25m to take quantum-based cyber solutions global

Canberra-based quantum cybersecurity solutions firm QuintessenceLabs (QLabs) has completed a AU$25 million series B funding round that will be used to expand the company globally and more than double its…

Nominations Sought for Global Cyber Awards

Nominations Sought for Global Cyber Awards The organizers of the Globee Business Awards are seeking nominations for the top performers in the cybersecurity industry.  Star performers are being sought for the 18th…

Halloween Horror-Show for Candy-Maker Hit by Ransomware

Halloween Horror-Show for Candy-Maker Hit by Ransomware A major US confectionary manufacturer has been hit by ransomware at one of its busiest times of the year, according to reports. Chicago-based Ferrara –…

Google reports new highs for governments requesting content to be removed

Google issued its Content Removal Transparency Report for the first half of 2021, and warned it has continued to see a rising trend in requests from governments, as they pass…