SCAM OF THE WEEK: Your Next Notification Could Be a “Smishal” Delivery!

SCAM OF THE WEEK: Your Next Notification Could Be a “Smishal” Delivery! UK residents are targets of a recent smishing (SMS Phishing) scam. In this scam, cybercriminals impersonate the home delivery company, Evri through fake failed delivery text messages that include a link to...
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SCAM OF THE WEEK: Cybercriminals Use SEO to Target Your Online Search Results

SCAM OF THE WEEK: Cybercriminals Use SEO to Target Your Online Search Results Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a technique that helps websites appear more often in search engine results, and rank higher than other websites. Legitimate websites use SEO such as easy-to-remember...
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SCAM OF THE WEEK: Sophisticated Spear Phishing

SCAM OF THE WEEK: Sophisticated Spear Phishing Last month, researchers at Fortinet observed a sophisticated phishing email sent to a Hungarian diplomat. In the email, cybercriminals disguised themselves by using the first and last name of an employee in the diplomat’s IT...
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SCAM OF THE WEEK: Cybercriminals and Credit Unions

  SCAM OF THE WEEK: Cybercriminals and Credit Unions Recently in the United States, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) warned of an increase in cyber attacks targeting credit unions. Credit unions are typically small non-profit institutions with very loyal...
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SCAM OF THE WEEK: Expect a Surplus of Supply Chain Scams

SCAM OF THE WEEK: Expect a Surplus of Supply Chain Scams Throughout April, Shanghai and other major cities in China have been on lockdown due to recent COVID-19 outbreaks. Along with the ongoing war in Ukraine, these lockdowns have drastically impacted supply chains for...
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SCAM OF THE WEEK: Europol Vishing Scam

SCAM OF THE WEEK: Europol Vishing Scam Voice phishing, or “vishing”, is a phishing attack conducted by phone. Vishing is a classic tactic that cybercriminals continue to use today. Recently, cybercriminals launched a vishing attack that impersonates Europol, the law enforcement...
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