Intercepting 2FA: Over 1200 man-in-the-middle phishing toolkits detected

Evolved phishing toolkits that can intercept 2FA codes are called man-in-the-middle (MiTM) phishing kits. And they’re growing in popularity.

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Have you downloaded that Android malware from the Play Store lately?

Hopefully not, because these Android malware families that have recently plagued the Store are quite sophisticated and nasty.

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Google to auto-enrol users, YouTubers into 2SV

Before the end of 2021, expect to log in to your Google account using a two-step verification (2SV) process whether you like it or not.

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The FCC moves to curb SIM swap attacks

The FCC wants carriers to adopt more secure methods of authenticating a customer before redirecting a phone number to a new device.

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Telegram-powered bots circumvent 2FA

Researchers have found bots in Telegram that provide fraud support to other criminals and even bypass certain 2FA methods.

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Internet safety tips for kids and teens: A comprehensive guide for the modern parent

There are certain things your kids should never grow out of. And two of these are following great cybersecurity and privacy practices.

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Sextortion on the rise, warns FBI

The pandemic saw a surge in sextortion cases in 2020. Fast forward 12 months, and the numbers continue to rise significantly.

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“Have I been pwnd?”– What is it and what to do when you *are* pwned

You use Have I Been Pwned (HIBP) to check if your data has been compromised. What you do next when pwned takes a couple of steps.

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Gang arrested for SIM-swapping celebrities, stealing $100 million

The attacks targeted thousands of people and netted some high-profile victims, such as online influencers, sports stars, and musicians.

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What to do when you receive an extortion email

Extortion emails are nothing new, but with the recent increase in frequency, many people are looking for guidance. If you have received such a message and want to know how you should respond, you’re in the right place. Read on!

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