Social engineering

Software renewal scammers unmasked - In our latest investigation we unmask a group of scammers behind the software renewal phishing campaign.
Teen behind 2020 Twitter hack pleads guilty - The teen behind the Twitter hack of 2020 pleaded guilty to several charges as part of a deal in which he will serve three years in prison.
Malvertising campaign on PornHub and other top adult brands exposes users to tech support scams - PornHub, RedTube and several other top adult sites have been showing visitors fake popup warnings leading to tech support scams.
Get a head start on defending against tax scams - We look at a major tax scam bust in the US, and think about ways to keep tax details safe for the next tax season.
November spam roundup: Stalkers, property tips, porn, stern words and PayPal - We look at some of the more recent spam mails taking up space in mailboxes.
QBot Trojan delivered via malspam campaign exploiting US election uncertainties - Criminals won't pass a unique opportunity to leverage current events to deliver malware.
Fake COVID-19 survey hides ransomware in Canadian university attack - Universities are a hot target for malware right now. In this latest attack, a threat actor was targeting the University of British Columbia with the goal of distributing ransomware.
XSS to TSS: tech support scam campaign abuses cross-site scripting vulnerability - This tech support scam is being spread via Facebook links and uses several redirection mechanisms to avoid detection.
Deepfakes and the 2020 United States election: missing in action? - We look at whether the 2020 United States election will be plagued by deepfakes, or if it's not the concern experts once thought it was.

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