Phishing attack shatters all previous year’s records

As per the APWG (Anti-Phishing Working Group), the international coalition unifying the global response to cybercrime across industry, government and law-enforcement sectors and NGO communities, the 4th quarter 2016 report based on the phishing activity, has shattered all previous records. http://docs.apwg.org/reports/apwg_trends_report_q4_2016.pdf Continue reading Phishing attack shatters all previous year’s records

Tech support and Phishing scams. How to protect yourself?

As stated on Microsoft’s Malware Protection Center blog “The cornerstone of tech support scams is the deception that there is something wrong with your PC. To advance this sham, tech support scams have long abused browsers’ full screen function. Coupled with dialogue loops, the pop-up messages that just won’t go away, and the spoofing of brands like Microsoft, tech support scam websites can be convincing.” Continue reading Tech support and Phishing scams. How to protect yourself?

HELP!!! How do I stop my employees from clicking on everything?

By Raj Gupta, CTO Lumen21, inc.

With the explosion of Ransomware and the increase in some email messages per mailbox, my employees have become the first line of defense. So, enlightening them has become a critical factor to protecting my infrastructure and our organization. But how do I do it? Continue reading HELP!!! How do I stop my employees from clicking on everything?