A week in security (Oct 11 – Oct 17)

A roundup of the previous week’s most interesting security news and happenings, alongside our own content and research.

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No, Colonel Gaddafi’s daughter isn’t emailing to give you untold riches

“Ayesha Gaddafi” wants us to help her invest a cool $27 million. What’s the catch?

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Gamers beware: The risks of Real Money Trading (RMT) explained

How real money trading (RMT) in games threatens your wallet, and your gaming account.

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A week in security (August 9 – August 15)

A round-up of the most interesting blog posts and security news happenings for the week of August 9 – August 15

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The life and death of the ZeuS Trojan

ZeuS is an infamous banking Trojan that infected millions of systems, and stole billions of dollars.

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Nope, that isn’t Elon Musk, and he isn’t offering a free Topmist Dust watch either

We take a look at a peculiar batch of spam on social media, claiming to show Elon Musk recommending we go searching for watch brands.

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Malspam banks on Kaseya ransomware attack

The Malwarebytes Threat Intelligence Team recently found a malspam campaign banking on the ransomware attack that hit Kaseya VSA.

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Second colossal LinkedIn “breach” in 3 months, almost all users affected

A huge bundle of 700 million user records apparently scraped from LinkedIn via an API has appeared online.

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Hotel staff bust Hermes SMS scammer with suspiciously large number of cables

We look at a story involving a hotel, a lot of cables, and even more fake parcel delivery payment notifications sent to mobile numbers

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What Google learned from 1 billion evil email scams

Google teamed up with researchers from Stanford University to analyse 5 months worth of mails. This is what they found.

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