1.2 Million GoDaddy Customers Impacted by a Data Breach

In a data breach notification issued yesterday, web hosting company GoDaddy revealed it had suffered a massive data breach that exposed approximately 1.2 million customers. What Happened? According to the…

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…

US Securities and Exchange Commission Is Warning Investors

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a warning to US investors about scammers impersonating SEC employees via phone calls, voicemails, emails, and letters in government imposter scams. The…

Online Payment Fraud Surges by 208% Ahead of Black Friday

Online Payment Fraud Surges by 208% Ahead of Black Friday Online payment fraud surged by 208% between September and October 2021, indicating that scammers are ramping up attacks on online…

SEC Warning as Phishing and Vishing Attacks Mount

SEC Warning as Phishing and Vishing Attacks Mount The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned of a new multi-channel phishing campaign designed to elicit personal and financial information from…

All You Need to Know About Black Friday Scams: How to Recognize Them and Stay Safe

Black Friday is approaching and in the run-up to the huge sales day, you should stay safe when it comes to the scams and tricks that malicious actors might try…

US, UK, and Australia pin Iran for exploiting Fortinet and Exchange holes

Image: Fortinet, ZDNet Cyber authorities across the US, UK, and Australia have called for administrators to immediately patch a quartet of vulnerabilities — CVE-2021-34473, 2020-12812, 2019-5591, and 2018-13379 — after…

Netflix Bait: Phishers Target Streamers with Fake Service Signups

Lures dressed up to look like movie and TV streaming offers are swiping payment data. The past year’s massive migration of movie and television audiences to streaming services has provided…

Avast Q3’21 Threat Report

Avast –  Avast –  Latest Avast Q3’21 Threat Report reveals elevated risk for ransomware and RAT attacks, rootkits and exploit kits return. Foreword The threat landscape is a fascinating environment…

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…