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Changing the Standard of Phishing: Attack Trends,Tips and Tricks.

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 17:33:33 +0000

As Old as the Hills Phishing attacks are well known and still the most popular and most successful type of attack used by cyber criminals. The design remains to be simple, as this attack is aimed at the most vulnerable components of information systems – the users. Startups launching Initial Coin Offerings are experiencing an increasing number […]

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The Weather Report: Seamless Campaign, LuminosityLink RAT, and OG-Miner!

Wed, 24 May 2017 13:00:15 +0000

In our first ever Cisco Umbrella Security Weather Report, we break down the Seamless Exploit Kit Campaign, discuss the LuminosityLink Remote Access Trojan and Open Graphiti Miner!

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The Hours of WannaCry

Wed, 17 May 2017 02:33:13 +0000

In the span of just 10 days, two large-scale, wormable attacks grabbed international headlines. First, a phishing campaign posing as a Google Docs sharing request gained access to Google accounts then spread across its victim’s contacts, and now, a ransomware campaign with a bite, named WannaCry, autonomously infected vulnerable systems leveraging an exploit leaked on the internet. In the early […]

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Domain Names: Are you watching closely?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:23:04 +0000

Let’s say you’re a fan of DC Comics and visit their webpage frequently. If I were to ask you to recall the IP address of dccomics.com in order to visit the website, chances are you wouldn’t know it. The IP would have no meaning to you. Domain names make surfing the Internet easy for us to […]

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