Google Doc phishing attack via social engineering, plus more security news

A very convincing Google Docs phishing scheme raced through the internet yesterday, looking like it came from someone you ...

KnowBe4 presents wild phishing attacks, plus other security headlines

KnowBe4 presents a top-10 list of phishing attacks and notes, "Note that these have made it through all the filters and into ...

Americans don’t recognize phishing attacks, and more security news

A new Pew Research Center survey titled "What the Public Knows About Cybersecurity" tallied responses from 1,055 adults about ...

“Evil airline” phishing attack and other cybersecurity news this week

This evil airline phishing attack combines all "criminal best-practices" to steal credentials and drop malware on disk which ...

“Death in the family” cyber scam and other security headlines this week

Cybercriminals are preying on people who have recently suffered a death in the family. They scan obituaries and claim the ...

7 questions to ask about cyber insurance, plus more security headlines

Insurance for cybersecurity is different from other types of insurance because the nature of threats is constantly changing. ...

Return of Petya MFT ransomware and more I.T. security news

Kasperky researchers discovered a new variant of last year's Petya Master File Table (MFT) ransomware, with "new and ...

Resurgence of Cryptolocker ransomware, plus other security headlines

CryptoLocker ransomware is back big time. Researchers have spotted a sudden resurgence this year, specifically identifying ...

“Mystery shopper” email scam, IoT meets ransomware, and more security headlines

KnowBe4 reports on a new scam involving so-called mystery shopper services. Also this week: the IoT meets ransomware, and ...