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‘Ultimate’ MiTM Attack Steals $1M from Israeli Startup

Researchers uncovers “ultimate man-in-the-middle attack” that used an elaborate spoofing campaign to fool a Chinese VC firm and rip off an emerging business.

By |2019-12-05T06:44:03-05:00December 5th, 2019|Check Point, China, Chinese hackers, cybercrime, cybercriminal, email, hacker, Hacks, man-in-the-middle attack, Spoofing, Uncategorized, Web Security, Wire Transfer Fraud|Comments Off on ‘Ultimate’ MiTM Attack Steals $1M from Israeli Startup

Attacker uses tricky technique of Excel 4.0 in Malspam campaign

Use of Phishing emails is not new for cyber-attack and is still one of the classic strategies to compromise a victim’s machine. Cyber criminals lure victims to open email attachments (mostly Doc and XLS files) by faking them to look like important one using keywords like invoice, payment, finance, order…

By |2019-11-02T08:56:15-04:00November 2nd, 2019|email, Email malware, Phishing, Social Engineering|Comments Off on Attacker uses tricky technique of Excel 4.0 in Malspam campaign

Iran-Linked ‘Charming Kitten’ Touts New Spearphishing Tactics

A campaign first observed last year has ramped up its attack methods and appears to be linked to activity targeting President Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign.

By |2019-10-14T07:22:54-04:00October 14th, 2019|apt, Charming Kitten, ClearSky Cyber Security, email, Facebook, google, Hacks, Instagram, Irán, Microsoft, Phosphorus, spearphishing, Vulnerabilities|Comments Off on Iran-Linked ‘Charming Kitten’ Touts New Spearphishing Tactics