If the headline above frightened or at least alarmed you, that means you really can fall prey of this cybercrime. Because it is a bit different from others. While the perpetrators usually aim at a vulnerability of your PC, this attack targets vulnerabilities of your mind. Throughout the crooks use no malware, it lets them […]
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The latest, strangest new ransomware appears to come from France, or at least from French speaking cyber attackers. If your Windows PC has been successfully infected by the brand new Viro botnet ransomware, you will see this ransom note no matter where in le monde you are. Tout le monde is a possible target: Vos […]
Email spam is a matter of grave concern to any organization as it can hinder the growth, profitability and IT security. Mostly, spam emails slow-down the productivity of employees by forcing them to clear the unwanted emails. Besides that, the spam emails bring the network performance to a grinding halt without a hint. It also […]
What Is Phishing? Phishing is a method employed by cybercriminals to access email accounts and systems using deception rather than defeating security protections. In basic phishing attacks, cybercriminals send an email that appears to be legal, tempting the victim to open an attachment or click on a link. This click could result in loading malware […]
The immense wave of phishing attacks hit the users of major banks in Turkey. Poisoned emails dropped into the users’ inboxes to covertly penetrate their computers and give the attackers total control over those who would be unlucky to take the perpetrators’ bait. With sophisticated and hard-to-discover malware attached, the phishing waves spread from many […]