Security resolutions for 2020 to stay safe online!

As we are about to enter the new year, it’s ritualistic to reflect on our experiences from the passing year and make resolutions for the New Year. Most people make resolutions around good heath, their life goals, etc. Here is a different angle to our routine resolutions’ list – Security…

By |2019-12-31T07:31:33-05:00December 31st, 2019|Cyber safety, data breach, Mobile Security, new year resolution, online fraud, Online privacy, Online safety tips, Phishing, resolution 2020, Security, Social Engineering, Social engineering frauds|Comments Off on Security resolutions for 2020 to stay safe online!

Pegasus like spyware could be snooping on you right now!!

The recent news of Pegasus spyware attack via WhatsApp that targeted lawyers, journalists and human rights activists, offers an astonishing revelation on the kind of havoc such spyware can create. We covered the topic extensively, recently. The frequent media buzz about the recent incident of snooping by Pegasus spyware which…

By |2019-11-22T08:08:42-05:00November 22nd, 2019|Cyber safety, Mobile Security, smartphone, Social Engineering, Spyware|Comments Off on Pegasus like spyware could be snooping on you right now!!

Threat Actor Impersonates USPS to Deliver Backdoor Malware

The campaign is consistent with emerging tactics from bad actors to use increasingly sophisticated social engineering and spoofing to deliver malware.

By |2019-11-14T09:00:26-05:00November 14th, 2019|backdoor, cobalt strike, email campaign, government agencies, impersonation, Malware, new threat actor, Social Engineering, United States Postal Service, USPS, Web Security|Comments Off on Threat Actor Impersonates USPS to Deliver Backdoor Malware

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