A look at a PayPal phish in the making(Fraud/Scam Alert) In this blog, Senior Security Researcher Jérôme Segura detailed his encounter with a phishing page in the middle of its creation, which allowed him access to files in the domain where the phish page was being hosted.
Taking off the Blackshades(Cyber-crime) Malware Threat Intelligence Lead Adam Kujawa took on Blackshades, the potential danger one may encounter who are willing to use RATs for their own personal advantage, the troubles of having such a Trojan installed on a system, and the prediction that RATs will continue to become a threat.
Gaming Site is New Home to Spammed Free Movie Links(Security Threat) I revealed several individual profiles and group pages on Steam that contain multiple links to a third-party site that allows users to stream a movie or episode of a TV series online. They may look innocent, albeit spammy, but PUPs may be involved.
Watch Dogs Torrent Comes with Bitcoin Malware. Hackers took advantage of the much-awaited hacking game, Watch Dogs, by luring users into downloading unauthorized torrents of it. The files were found to be Bitcoin mining software in the end. (Source: Tom’s Guide)