Attackers are currently sending personalized emails attempting to extort money from website owners across the net. The sender promises to commit a distributed denial of service(DDOS) attack, to the tune of 1Tbps, against the recipients website unless they make a one-time payment of .1 Bitcoins. The recipient is given six hours to comply. Given the current value of Bitcoin this translates […]

Every quarter, we release our Global Security Report, our latest spam and malware findings from the previous quarter. Today we unveiled Q1 2016’s report, which has confirmed that the levels of spam and malware email traffic during Q1 has already surpassed total levels documented during the whole of 2015, totaling at 2.3 billion malicious email messages, […]