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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Hurricane Dorian Scams Continue To Make Landfall

on September 12, 2019 | by David Pickett | advanced email security, scams

Major disasters seem to bring out the best in some people and the worst from scammers. After every large news event or natural disaster we see the associated scams. The example within is very simple but shows predators are out there waiting for any opportunity to pounce. read more

HawkEye RAT- Posing as HSBC Notification

on September 04, 2019 | by Troy Gill | advanced email security, malware, Ransomware, RAT

The malware being leveraged in this attack is none other than the HawkEye Reborn v9 RAT. HawkEye has been around for many years, with this latest version emerging in underground forums earlier this year. It is marketed as read more

Phishing Attacks Abuse Microsoft Office Surveys

on July 24, 2019 | by David Pickett | microsoft 365, advanced email security, phishing

While many malicious attackers have been busy exploiting Microsoft Azure to launch phishing and malware attacks, lesser skilled actors have increasingly turned to Microsoft Excel or Forms online surveys. It's extremely easy to craft a phishing site using the built-in survey template that Excel or Fo ... read more