With schools across the country letting out for summer, kids are going to have a lot more free time, which means a lot more time online.Read More
On June 4, 2019, AppRiver's Advanced Email Security filter began to quarantine low volume waves of highly targeted attacks directed toward businesses who operate in the luxury services sector.
Examples of these businesses include yacht brokers, executive housekeeping and staffing providers, and some that offer various...Read More
THREAT ALERT - AZURE CURRENTLY HOSTING MALWARE
On Sept. 7, 2018, we first detailed how malicious attackers abused Azure's Custom Domain Name registrations to host credential phishing sites. On April 29, 2019, we released information on how compromised user data was exposed from attacks originating from phishing...
On May 14, 2019, Microsoft released a patch for a critical Remote Code Execution vulnerability dubbed CVE-2019-0708. The vulnerability exists in Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008. The risk level associated with this vulnerability was great enough to prompt...Read More
AppRiver always has been a go-to platform for securely connecting managed service providers and their customers but is becoming even more powerful after its acquisition by Zix. By integrating ZixEncrypt email encryption capabilities with the AppRiver suite, Zix will make these communication encryption tools available to...Read More
Name impersonation attacks have exploded in popularity over the past few years. They cost malicious actors little time, infrastructure, or sophistication. The FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center recently reported over 900 complaints a day in 2018 and $2.7 billion in American losses alone.
It's extremely simple...
THREAT ALERT UPDATE: Cybercrooks Abusing Azure Custom Domain Name Feature
On Sept. 7, 2018, we detailed how malicious attackers abuse Microsoft Azure's Custom Domain Name registrations to host credential phishing sites.
This type of "living-off-the-land" attack utilizes phishing sites which reside on Microsoft's web...Read More
More than half (55 percent) of executives at small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) said they would pay hackers in order to recover their stolen data in ransomware attacks, according to the second quarterly AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business Survey. That number jumps to 74 percent among larger SMBs that employ...Read More
This should not be a big surprise, that small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in different sectors have varying cybersecurity concerns. Not all SMBs are created equal; they have different business models, use and transmit their data differently, which at times are also stored differently. These and other factors could...Read More