Hackers target 'hundreds' of Middle East activists with fake login pages, 2FA bypass schemes
The phishing methods are not new, but point to an effort to automate them at scale to target human rights activists, journalists and others.
Report: Emotet makes phishing lures more convincing by scraping victims' emails
Researchers say the Emotet is improving its ability to steal financial credentials by using emails scraped from its own victims to make templates.
Proofpoint: Hackers testing new reconnaissance malware on financial institutions
Proofpoint suggests that tRat is part of a trend of malware becoming more modular in order to provide attackers with more value in the long haul.
Google rolled out four new security features for account holders, continuing its efforts to give users more autonomy when it comes to protecting their information.
Wyden: Tech company has told multiple senators of foreign hacking attempts
A major tech company has informed “a number of senators and Senate staff members” that hackers have targeted their personal email accounts, according to Sen. Ron Wyden.
Symantec offers political campaigns service to guard against website spoofing
That threat is a prime concern given the numerous political candidates that are running websites with limited budgets.