Tag: Phishing Attacks

Google to warn users against phishing attacks on Chat

In Gmail, warning banners are displayed when responding to emails sent from outside of your organisation.

  • Saturday, 21 May 2022
LinkedIn most likely to be imitated in phishing attempts in Q1: Report
LinkedIn most likely to be imitated in phishing attempts in Q1: Report

LinkedIn dominated the rankings for the first time ever, accounting for more than half (52 per cent) of all phishing attempts during the quarter.

  • Tuesday, 19 April 2022
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Phishing Attacks Via WhatsApp, Telegram Soar In India

India is among the top three countries facing phishing attacks primarily via instant mobile messaging apps like Facebook-owned WhatsApp and highly-encrypted Telegram, a new report revealed on Wednesday.

  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Phishing Attacks Increased In Microsoft 365, Says FireEye

Washington: As cyber attackers are gaining ground in Cloud, Microsoft continues to be the most popular brand used in phishing scams, a FireEye report has said. The US cybersecurity firm FireEye saw Microsoft Office 365-themed phishing attacks increase by 12 per cent over the quarter. “Microsoft continues to be the most popular brand utilised in […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
COVID-19 Phishing Attacks Increase By 667%

New Delhi: Amid the coronavirus outbreak across the world, the number of COVID-19-related email attacks has increased by 667 per cent. According a report, the COVID-19 phishing attacks increased since the end of February. A variety of phishing campaigns are taking advantage of the heightened focus on COVID-19 to distribute malware, steal credentials, and scam […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Large-Scale Phishing Attacks Using Covid-19 As Bait, Govt Warns

New Delhi: The government has warned of a major upcoming phishing attack which promises free Covid-19 testing across India. A large-scale cyberattack has been planned by cyber crooks where they may use Covid-19 as bait to steal personal and financial information. The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued an advisory warning that the […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021