phishing in pictures
Whether it is on the phone, online or in person, here are ten lies hackers, phishers and social engineers will tell you to get what they want
Article | 14/09/2011 Microsoft, Adobe unleash flood of security updatesToday is Patch Tuesday again. The ninth of the year already. Microsoft has released five new security bulletins, and Adobe has joined the party with s...
Article | 9/08/2011 Scammers shift targets beyond the PCCareer criminal Willie Sutton was often quoted saying that he robbed banks "because that's where the money is." The legend sounds good, but Sutton act...
Article | 5/08/2011 Android users least prepared for rise in mobile malwareAn explosion in mobile malware in the first half of 2011 has exponentially increased the chance of an Android device getting infected according to one...
Article | 4/08/2011 Experts disagree on Android call recording 'Trojan'According to some headlines, the sky is falling on Android. No, I am not referring to the headlines predicting that the iPhone 5 will double Apple's s...
Article | 25/08/2010 iTunes scam: How to protect yourselfIn recent weeks, more and more iTunes users have been reporting fraudulent activity on their Apple accounts, reporting hundreds or even thousands of d...
Article | 7/06/2010 Top 5 online risks surrounding the World CupWith the 2010 FIFA World Cup set to kick off at the start of June, anti-spyware company Lavasoft has compiled a list of the top online traps to look o...
Article | 27/05/2010 How to foil Web browser 'tabnapping'A new, incredibly sneaky identity-theft tactic surfaced earlier this week when Mozilla's Aza Raskin, the creative lead of Firefox, unveiled what's bec...
Article | 29/07/2009 Avoid TwitViewer phishing: use OAuth-friendly appsIt came across my Twitter feed in the early morning, a sea of users all sending the same message: "Want to know whos stalking you on twitter!?: http:/...
Article | 19/01/2011 ClamAV promises free antivirus app for businessesMost of us don't like paying for antivirus (AV) software, but at least home users can rely on one of the free options, such as Microsoft Security Esse...
Article | 8/01/2011 Text message of 'death' threatens smartphone securitySecurity researchers have shown that carefully crafted text messages sent to cell phones via short message service (SMS) can cause them to shutdown wi...
Article | 8/10/2009 Citing cybercrime, FBI director doesn't bank onlineThe head of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has stopped banking online after nearly falling for a phishing attempt.
Article | 17/07/2009 Microsoft sues mobile ringtone company for phishing, spamMicrosoft has sued a Hong Kong seller of mobile ringtones, saying the company used phishing techniques to flood Microsoft Live Messenger users with sp...
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