Last week, spammers were busy sending thousands of emails that were somewhat nonsensical and containing a Google Drive URL. The body of the email also contained several random words and a time stamp.Read More
Recently AppRiver's Email Security filters have seen a flood of phishing campaigns using Wells Fargo and Citizens Bank templates.
The attacker's goal is to intercept the user's bank login information, and we all know what that could lead to - financial devastation.Read More
Here we go again - attackers are going "phishing" in search of user's Office 365 credentials.
In the past we have seen this sort of activity ramp up dramatically at many different points in time, and it is usually followed by a corresponding increase in attacks being launched from the compromised accounts.Read More
A New Twist
As a company who protects 60,000+ businesses worldwide, AppRiver's Security Team has no shortage of phishing emails to continuously defend against. While analyzing samples for new techniques and tactics we ran across one that was a familiar phishing scam with a surprising, but amusing twist.Read More
THREAT ALERT: Cybercrooks Abusing Azure Custom Domain Name FeatureRead More
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 file format is...Read More
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...Read More