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  • Phishers increasingly target brands

    19.09.2013

    The APWG is reporting in its latest Global Phishing Survey: Trends and Domain Name Use study that an increasing number of brands and their users have been targeted by phishers.

  • PayPal unblocks MailPile's account

    05.09.2013

    MailPile, the open-source web-mail client with user-friendly encryption that has proved to be a hit with the Indiegogo crowd, has been slapped with some bad news: PayPal has frozen the project's PayPal account, and therefore blocked their access to roughly $45,000 of the $135,000 they have raised.

  • Fake PayPal "Reset your password" request leads to malware

    30.04.2013

    PayPal customers are being targeted with a fake email impersonating the e-payment service, claiming that their account has been put "on hold" and will stay that way until they reset their password: More experienced users will likely identify the email as malicious and consider it a phishing attempt, but it's not.

  • Fake "PayPal account deleted" emails doing rounds

    03.04.2013

    A new email spam campaign targeting PayPal users is under way.

  • Mobile phishing geared towards online banking users

    22.02.2013

    When it comes to deploying phishing sites designed to trick mobile users, the great majority of cyber criminals opts for targeting those who engage in e-banking and e-commerce via their mobile devices.




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Attackers use reflection techniques for larger DDoS attacks

Posted on 17 April 2014.  |  Instead of using a network of zombie computers, newer DDoS toolkits abuse Internet protocols that are available on open or vulnerable servers and devices. This approach can lead to the Internet becoming a ready-to-use botnet for malicious actors.


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