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The New Phishing Scam Tricking Your Browser

Phishing attacks aim to trick users into giving away their personal information by forging emails from various organizations and individuals. But what happens when it’s not just the user being tricked? Chinese security researcher, Xudong Zheng, recently revealed that popular … Read More

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Harvard’s Email Problem – Spear Phishing

In late February, Harvard University revealed it had a huge issue; more than 1.4 million emails were open to the public. As one of the most prestigious universities in the world, students and teachers alike had no idea the information they … Read More

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The First 24 Hour hours of a domain and Phishing

This image is from Webroot’s “Threat Report 2017” and the message is obvious. 84% of Phishing sites last less than 24 hours. This information also applies to domains registered to spread new strains of malware and domains used in whaling(targeted … Read More

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Leading Cyber Threats – ENISA Threat Landscape 2016

ENISA Threat Landscape 2016 As cyber crime continues to grow in both numbers and sophistication, a troubling trend of optimization has emerged over the last year. According to the ENISA Threat Landscape 2016, cyber criminals are no longer content with … Read More

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William Moulton Marston’s DISC Matrix applied to Email Etiquette

Email Etiquette Preparing an email is something we should all take special care with – especially when the email is for somebody you may not know very well. The pressures of everyday working life stacked with a hectic office environment … Read More

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Tax Refund Phishing Scam – Protect Your Money

Huge Rise in Tax Season Phishing Attacks As tax season makes its return, so does the increase in cyber crime and tax refund phishing that comes with it. Per the IRS, the 2016 tax season saw a 400% increase in phishing and malware … Read More

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Premiere Data URL Email Filtering

Protect your company from Data URLs with The Email Laundry’s Email Filtering The Gmail Data URL Attack The new Gmail Phishing Scam going around is surprising even the savviest of users with its sophisticated techniques. This attack comes as a nightmare … Read More

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Clever Gmail Targeting Phishing Email Discovered

Gmail Targeting Phishing Email Discovered It’s only 18 days into 2017, and there is already a sophisticated Gmail phishing email making it rounds. New techniques and tactics, have given hackers a way to authentically impersonate your contacts. How it Works … Read More

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‘Responsible for Information’ for SMEs – Free Online Course

Responsible for Information For SMEs ‘Responsible for Information’ is a free e-learning course aimed at staff in micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The HM government will be sponsoring this online course to help SMEs to fully understand their company’s … Read More

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