Tags email phishing

DHS will scan agencies for DMARC, other hygiene measures

by Shaun Waterman • 1 month ago

The department is collecting data about federal agencies' use of an industry-standard cybersecurity measure that blocks hackers' forged emails.

DMARC use continues to climb inside federal government

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

The number of federal government departments and agencies deploying the highest level anti-spoofing and anti-phishing email security technology has nearly doubled since May.

U.S. election software companies aren't that worried about phishing emails

by Cassie Stephenson • 3 months ago

Top election software vendors say they are sufficiently protected from phishing emails in the wake of an intelligence report that revealed Russian phishing attacks during the 2016 election may have been more widespread than originally thought.

How phishing emails sent by Russian hackers produce propaganda

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

A new research report authored by the Citizen Lab shows that hackers with suspected ties to the Russian government play a vital part in international disinformation campaigns.

OAuth-based phishing campaign gives Gmail users a scare

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

Google promptly pulled the rogue application's OAuth page a few hours after learning about the campaign.

Russian hackers heavily targeted news outlet in days after U.S. election, researchers say

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

Hackers working for the Russian government sent a barrage of targeted phishing emails between 2014 and 2016 to employees of major news outlets, and they focused particularly on Al Jazeera in the days following the U.S. presidential election, according to new research by cybersecurity firm Trend Micro.

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