Beware of the Surge in Wire Transfer Fraud via Spoofed Emails
5/17/2017 The U.S. Department of Justice said in March that it had charged a Lithuanian man with orchestrating a fraudulent email scheme that had tricked agents and employees of two U.S.
Email dump hits French candidate Macron ahead of election
5/17/2017 However, last month security firm Trend Micro said it uncovered evidence that Russian cyberspies were also targeting Macron's campaign, possibly through email phishing attempts designed to trick users into visiting malicious internet links. The ...
Millions of NZ dollars lost since September in global email scam ...
5/17/2017 A complex and growing global fraud is targeting New Zealand businesses, with police estimating an overall industry loss of up to $10 million since late last year.
How One Simple Trick Just Put Out That Huge Ransomware Fire
5/17/2017 Whoever was behind the ransomware included a feature designed to detect security tools that would fake internet access for quarantined PCs by using a single IP address to respond to any request the computer made.
CEO Email Phishing: Five Ways to Protect Your Company
5/17/2017 According to the FBI Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3), incidents of Business Email Compromise, largely known as the CEO Phishing scam, have mushroomed over the past couple of years.
Verizon is exiting email service, but you can take steps to keep your address
5/17/2017 Verizon also has reached a deal to acquire troubled internet giant Yahoo, which also runs an email platform with millions of accounts.
DocuSign says hackers accessed its customer email database
5/17/2017 Electronic signature service DocuSign said on Tuesday hackers had temporarily gained access to a database containing customer emails following a surge in phishing emails sent to its users. The company, which has about 200 million users, said the emails ...
Slack's Stewart Butterfield: 'We'll never kill email'
5/17/2017 What emerged, Flickr, became one of the first major internet start-ups of the post-bubble era. The photo sharing service was sold to Yahoo for $25m (£19.3m) in 2004, a massive sum for an internet company at the time, and helped begin the social media ...
Trump's Fans Shrug Off Oval Office Leak
5/17/2017 “It's WaPo, so grain of salt,” said Wintrich, White House correspondent for the pro-Trump blog the Gateway Pundit, which is known, among other things, for repeatedly publishing internet hoaxes as fact. Wintrich, who first ... In response to a follow-up ...
Ace reporter mystified by FBI refusal to look at email-hack evidence
5/17/2017 Five-time Emmy-award winning reporter Sharyl Attkisson shared her razor-sharp insights with WND on a truly bizarre aspect of the investigation: If the Democratic National Committee, or DNC, claimed its email system was hacked by Russia, why didn't it ...