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2FA, HTTPS and private browsing still a mystery to most Americans

Most US adults know what phishing scams are and where they occur, what browser cookies do, and that advertising is the largest source of revenue for most social media platforms,

Hardware/Network

Should you block newly registered domains? Researchers say yes

7 out of 10 newly registered domains (NDRs) are either malicious, suspicious or not safe for work, say Palo Alto Networks researchers, and advise organizations to block access to them

Expert Articles Network Security

Your IT is too Slow for Faster New Phishing Scams

By Atif Mushtaq – CEO at SlashNext, Successful phishing attacks depend on a quick response from users – and it’s working all too well. While many employees have some form

Industry Insights

Top 3 Cybersecurity Trends that Modern Businesses Should Look out For

Cybersecurity is laced with highest security systems, playing a prominent role in curbing cyber theft from businesses. FREMONT, CA: Cybersecurity is all set to impact the enterprises, security professionals and

Software

What will phishers do once push-based MFA becomes widely used?

As phishing continues to be the number one method for initiating a breach, investing in anti-phishing technologies or training – preferably both – should be a no-brainer for most companies.

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Cybercriminals targeting social media: Facebook and Instagram are becoming phishers’ favorites

Social media phishing, primarily Facebook and Instagram, saw the highest quarter- over-quarter growth of any industry with a 74.7 percent increase, according to the Vade Secure Phishers’ Favorites report for

Software

New Phishing scam called ‘The Hotlist’ now targets the Instagram users

The new scam operates in a similar manner as the recent ‘The Nasty List’ scam. The scam begins with Instagram users receiving a message regarding a list of their ‘hot’

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To stop phishing in play, rely on human intuition over technology

Playing to your strengths could be the key to keeping your business safe.Due to obvious financial motivations, banks have always been a primary target for cyber-criminals. But, as much as

Software

What is spear phishing? Why targeted email attacks are so difficult to stop

A highly targeted form of phishing, spear phishing involves bespoke emails being sent to well-researched victims. It is hard to spot without close inspection and difficult to stop with technical

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Scammers target Netflix users in a new phishing campaign to steal personal data

The US’ Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning the Netflix users about a new phishing scam that involves cybercriminals stealing users’ personal and payment card information. The scam involves cybercriminals