FIN7 Sets Up Fake Pentesting Company Site to Recruit Talent
on October 24, 2021
The Cybercrime Group Posted Job Advertisements on Russian Job PortalsThreat group FIN7 has set up a website posing as a security company to recruit talent, according to fraud intelligence company Gemini Advisory. The aim of the scam was to lure security researchers who could help the group with penetration testing-related activities to enable ransomware attacks.
on October 24, 2021
Ransomware: To pay or not to pay, that is the question
on October 24, 2021 at 2:12 AM
State of the ransomware attack. The good, the bad and the ugly… In some ways, the devastating ransomware attacks of the last two years have empowered security officers to obtain the budgets they need to upgrade their organizations’ cybersecurity preparedness and establish more robust security programs to cover people, technology, and procedures. The brazen nation-state The post Ransomware: To pay or not to pay, that is the question appeared first on HolistiCyber. The post Ransomware: To pay or not to pay, that is the question appeared first on Security Boulevard.
DEF CON 29 Aerospace Village – Pearce Barry’s ‘Collecting CANs: A Bridge Less Travelled’
on October 23, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Our thanks to DEFCON for publishing their outstanding DEFCON 29 Aerospace Village videos on the organizations’ YouTube channel. Permalink The post DEF CON 29 Aerospace Village – Pearce Barry’s ‘Collecting CANs: A Bridge Less Travelled’ appeared first on Security Boulevard.
Human Hacking and Multi-Channel Phishing is Surging
on October 23, 2021 at 11:02 AM
Human hacking is a modern way to think about phishing in its entirety, which is anything malicious that reaches a user to steal credentials, data, or financial information. By focusing on phishing as an email problem or a spam problem is giving hackers the upper hand. Today, only protecting email and leaving other digital communication The post Human Hacking and Multi-Channel Phishing is Surging first appeared on SlashNext. The post Human Hacking and Multi-Channel Phishing is Surging appeared first on Security Boulevard.
XKCD ‘Dark Arts’
on October 23, 2021 at 10:00 AM
via the comic artistry and dry wit of Randall Munroe, resident at XKCD! Permalink The post XKCD ‘Dark Arts’ appeared first on Security Boulevard.