Uptick in Phishing Attempts via XPS file extensions We’ve seen it time after time, malicious actors routinely attempt to confuse recipients of messages with obscure or lesser-utilized file extensions. Over the past month, some phishing attempts using xps files instead of the typical pdf or doc/docx formats have been captured by our filters. The xps […]
Think that encrypted email is safe from prying eyes? You may want to think again – especially if you’ve been using PGP or S/MIME to send your secure emails.
Office 365 Business Email Compromise Attacks The Office 365 (O365) platform has experienced tremendous growth and there is no sign of that trend slowing. More businesses than ever reside with – or plan to migrate accounts to – the expanding Microsoft Business or Enterprise services. Scammers have taken notice and have crafted simple, effective social […]
Throughout 2017 we observed a major increase in phishing efforts, reaching peak levels over the summer, and this trend has continued to intensify in 2018. Much of this effort was expertly tailored to gather users’ login credentials to their preferred email provider. Ultimately attempting to compromise Office365, Gmail, Yahoo, AOL et al. The phishing attacks […]
Tis the season … and hackers are not taking a break. Already we are starting to see emails targeting online shoppers. Taking advantage of all those online sales also means waiting for and tracking your packages to make sure they arrive safe and sound on your doorstep. And that is exactly what hackers are counting […]