Successful Phishing – Pretend to be FBI

May 18, 2018

The FBI warns that cyber criminals are sending phishing emails that impersonate the FBI!

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House Intelligence Committee Report on Russian Election Interference

April 27, 2018

Today the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released its Report on Russian Active Measures.

What does the report tell us about Russian cyberattacks?  Learn more at our new blog.


Italian Soccer Team Loses €2 Million to Phishers

March 30, 2018

It is now being reported that Lazio, an Italian professional soccer club, lost €2 million to phishers.


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Iranians Indicted for Hacking

March 27, 2018

On Friday, March 23, 2018, the United States Justice Department charged nine Iranians with the cyber theft of massive amounts of U.S. intellectual property.

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DHS Alert – Russian Cyber Threats

March 16, 2018

Yesterday the Department of Homeland Security issued an alert entitled, Russian Government Cyber Activity Targeting Energy and Other Critical Infrastructure Sectors.  The alert warns about how the Russians are seeking to interfere with critical U.S. infrastructure using cyber tools.

How bad is the problem?  This is a screen shot reconstruction of Russians gaining unauthorized access to an industrial control system.

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FBI Fails To Warn Cyberattack Targets

November 29, 2017

The Associated Press reports that the FBI failed to warn government officials who were being targeted by Russian spearphishing attacks.

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What’s Worse – Phishing or Malware?

November 15, 2017

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New research from Google, U.C. Berkeley and International Computer Science Institute made this stunning finding:

We find victims of phishing are 400x more likely to be successfully hijacked compared to a random Google user. In comparison, this rate falls to 10x for data breach victims and roughly 40x for keylogger victims.

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