Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Your Users May Be Too Embarrassed to Report Email Scams

New research shows 25% of users falling victim to impersonation fraud were so ashamed they chose not to report it. Even worse, many don’t know how to spot the scam. One...

Colleges Become Phishing Targets with Student Loans as the Payoff

Anytime there’s a transaction involving money, cybercriminals look for ways to hack in and intercept funds. Student Loans are the latest target.It’s the Fall semester and an eager young college...

Sixth Circuit Says Policyholder’s Social Engineering Loss Covered By Computer Fraud Policy

Note: We blogged about a very similar 2nd  Circuit case earlier this year in CyberheistNews, the first paragraph below refers to that case. "On the heels of a widely reported decision...

WATCH IT – Current Events Will Be Misused for Phishing…AGAIN

Here are the latest Current Events phishes from the KnowBe4...

The Evolution Of “Friendly Name” Spoofing During Phishing Attacks

Our friends at Bleepingcomputer had a great article written by Ionut Ilascu I think you will like: "While phishing continues to be the prevalent threat in malware-less email-based attacks, cybercriminals...

KnowBe4 Wins Channelnomics Security Award for Best Security Training

World’s largest library of security awareness training recognized for excellence KnowBe4, the world’s largest provider of security awareness training and simulated phishing, today announced that it has won the Channelnomics Security...

[VIDEO] Password Sharing Means Not Caring

19% of employees of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) share their passwords with coworkers, according to a study by Switchfast. These shared passwords are usually very weak and are rarely...

“The Boss Needs iTunes Gift Cards For Customers… NOW”

Wonder if her company will reimburse her? Kinda feel sorry for her. Sometimes it helps to get security awareness training from your organization. Emily was not trained. Don't be Emily.Here...

Try this Weak Password Test for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch!

Are your user’s passwords…[email protected]? Verizon's Data Breach Report showed that 81% of hacking-related breaches used either stolen and/or weak passwords. Employees are the weakest link in your network security, using weak passwords and...

[Live Webinar] The Quantum Computing Break Is Coming… Will You Be Ready?

  Quantum computing is a game-changer and will have a huge impact on the way we do business, safeguard data, explore space, and even predict weather events. Yet, some experts say...

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