Tags Social engineering

533 million Facebook users’ personal data leaked online

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

This leak places several important data points all in one place.

Fake Twitter personas, bogus blog delivered North Korea-linked malware to researchers

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

The goal was to spy on the work of cybersecurity researchers by exploiting their natural inclination to collaborate.

New York regulator faults Twitter for lax security measures prior to big account breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The attacker used "vishing," a social engineering scam on the rise.

FBI, CISA warn of ‘voice phishing’ campaigns

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

Vishing has been rampant in the last month.

No hacking needed: Someone duped Experian into handing over data in breach affecting 24 million South Africans

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

For fraudsters looking to swindle big corporations, sometimes it’s just a matter of asking.

A financially-motivated attack group is getting better at using this banking trojan

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

Threat actors using a common banking trojan are improving the ways they get it on victims' systems, according to Juniper Threat Labs.