August 16, 2016 - 419 scams most commonly drop into your mailbox, but they do occasionally appear via other channels such as snail mail and social media. Today we're going to take a look at an angle seemingly beloved of scammers everywhere - a specific character type clung to down the years for no other reason than to cheat people out of their money.
August 11, 2016 - We've looked at the social engineering tactic of inserting a fake account into a conversation with legitimate support channels in the past, and today - thanks to Techhelplist - we can observe another one, this time going after Natwest bank logins. See how Twitter scammers are trying to steer potential victims away from legitimate support channels to phishing websites.
August 5, 2016 - We recently sponsored a deep-dive study conducted by Osterman Research on the subject of Ransomware, and the results are a stark insight into one of the biggest problems facing both enterprise and home networks at the moment. Some key UK-centric findings: 40% of businesses worldwide attacked, but Senior UK IT staff suffered the highest number of...
July 29, 2016 - It's been a busy few months for the Malwarebytes team. Infosec Europe, Chelsea FC, radio interviews, and a certain Blogger Awards that you may have voted on recently. How did we do? You'll have to read on to find out!
July 21, 2016 - Scammers send a well known verified account a "Please authorize this app to become verified" message. Confusion follows.