The Check Point Research report revealed that 32 firms globally were targeted via these vulnerabilities.
The two predominant types of spear-phishing attacks in these cases were using brand impersonation or employing business email compromise.
The phishing mails usually carried a link to a phishing website that promised early access to vaccinations in exchange for a payment.
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The hackers entice users to visit potentially malicious websites that are designed to install malware or steal passwords and personal information, said McAfee
BellTroX InfoTech Services, a Delhi-based cyber firm allegedly spied on politicians, investors worldwide
BellTroX bombarded its targets with tens of thousands of malicious emails, according to the data reviewed by Reuters.
The COVID-19-induced lockdown saw a spurt in crybercrimes in India with Kerala recording the highest number of cyberattacks during the period, according to an analysis of IT security solutions provider K7 Computing
In a bid to warn customers against fraudsters who may attempt to exploit the EMI moratorium scheme, leading banks are reaching out to their customers to caution them against ''EMI moratorium frauds'' and strongly advising them not to share sensitive information like OTP and PIN with imposters
Avoid utilising telephone customer service representatives to complete payment transactions.
North Korea's digital savvy comes to the fore: Internet use surges, helping to thwart US sanctions and fuel cybercrime
North Korea has vastly expanded its use of the internet in ways that enable its leader, Kim Jong-un, to evade a “maximum pressure” US sanctions campaign and turn to new forms of cybercrime to prop up his government, according to a new study
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HC says it would lead to data of genuine account holders going 'unnecessarily' to foreign countries.
The current legislation just enables the use of the unique identity for its schemes and subsidies.
CBI has become benchmark in crime investigation, gained high credibility over years, says Union minister Jitendra Singh
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Digital India's response readiness against cyber attacks is frail, lack of online security awareness biggest weakness
A recent attack on systems of Riviera Beach caused the state to pay almost $600,000 ransom.
The GozNym network used emails to infect the computers of more than 41,000 victims with malware.
Networked machines use SSL/TLS certificates to authenticate themselves when connecting to each other.
If you get a message about Martinelli, just ignore it. It's an utterly pointless hoax.
Western governments, including the US' allies Britain and Australia, have accused Beijing of cyber-attacks. China described those claims as "purely made out of thin air", warning other countries to "stop deliberate defamation of China, so as not to damage... bilateral relations".
Spam campaigns disguised as delivery notifications, shopping invoices are popular ways to spread malware.