Phishing

FedEx and Other Delivery Services Brand-Jacked by Spammers

March 18, 2011

There’s a new specific type of spam tactic assaulting email inboxes around the world right now in an attempt to spread Trojan viruses and other malware. Some of the largest botnets are currently mass-mailing a spoofed email made to look like it comes from FedEx. Similar ploys have been seen using the DHL brand, as […]

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Mock Phishing Expedition Nets New York State Employees

November 18, 2010

Proving once again that the end user is the weakest point in an enterprise’s defense against spam and malware, the State of New York recently participated in a mock phishing attack with the Intrepidus Group, an information security consultancy.  Ten thousand State employees were sent messages which appeared to be official notices asking them to […]

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