“Hacking Humans” Is The 2019 No. 1 Podcast Covering Social Engineering!

Each week the CyberWire’s Hacking Humans podcast looks behind the social engineering scams, phishing schemes, and criminal exploits that make headlines and take a heavy toll on organizations around the...

Phishing Attack Use of Encryption Increases 400% for Malware Delivery, Communications, and Data Exfiltration

Encryption has become the norm for many cybercriminals looking to obfuscate all parts of an attack, according to Zscaler’s 2019 Cloud Security Insights Threat Report. One of the goals of a...

Why it’s time to strenghin your passwords

By Marissa Miller | Feb. 25, 2019 https://mic.com/articles/192829/how-to-strengthen-your-passwords Forgetting your password can be a serious hassle — you need to verify your account, remember your high school teacher’s pet’s middle name,...

GCSE coursework lost in ransomware attack on UK Bridport school

Hackers have used ransomware to encrypt files at a school, causing it to lose some students' GCSE coursework. The Sir John Colfox Academy in Bridport, Dorset, said a member of staff...

Why it’s time to strenghin your passwords

By Marissa Miller | Feb. 25, 2019 https://mic.com/articles/192829/how-to-strengthen-your-passwords Forgetting your password can be a serious hassle — you need to verify your account, remember your high school teacher’s pet’s middle name,...

Credentials and Personal Data Continue to be the Primary Targets of Social Engineering Scams

Targeted attacks are increasing, with cybercriminals focused on stealing information that can be used to impersonate a user and perpetuate their scams. It’s one thing to have a user’s credentials –...

Why it’s time to strenghin your passwords

By Marissa Miller | Feb. 25, 2019 https://mic.com/articles/192829/how-to-strengthen-your-passwords Forgetting your password can be a serious hassle — you need to verify your account, remember your high school teacher’s pet’s middle name,...

[Heads up] Ransomware V2.0 Is Set to Resurge As Your Insurance Now Pays Off...

Holy Smokes! Ransomware may be poised to return as a top scourge for companies, as more and more of them pay up—it's actually their insurance company that makes the payment—after...

Why it’s time to strenghin your passwords

By Marissa Miller | Feb. 25, 2019 https://mic.com/articles/192829/how-to-strengthen-your-passwords Forgetting your password can be a serious hassle — you need to verify your account, remember your high school teacher’s pet’s middle name,...

[Heads up] Ransomware V2.0 Is Set to Resurge As Your Insurance Now Pays Off...

Holy Smokes! Ransomware may be poised to return as a top scourge for companies, as more and more of them pay up—it's actually their insurance company that makes the payment—after...

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