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ALERT: New Bank Phishing Attempts

August 6, 2012 | BY

A new phishing scam is going around and trying to grab user log-on credentials  for popular banks like HSBC, Lloyds TSB & Chase. The phishing emails advertise one of the following reasons in order to trick the user into clicking the provided link: There are security Messages available to the user which they  need to […]

Phishing 101: Part 3

July 13, 2012 | BY

Over the last few weeks I have described numerous methods of phishing attacks and a few examples what they do or may look like.  In this final installment, I will shed some light on how phishing attacks are done and a few real world examples of techniques used by Phishing scammers.  Finally, I will discuss […]

You Dirty RAT! Part 2 – BlackShades NET

June 15, 2012 | BY

Last week we talked about the Remote Administration Trojan DarkComet and all the wonderful and scary things it can do.  In response to the twitter post announcing the blog, the author of DarkComet tweeted an answer to my big bold question: “Considering that this is a Remote Administration Tool, to be used for good and […]

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