phishing

October 3, 2018

SECURITY

Phishing 101: Protection for Everyone

For individuals, these simple steps can help protect you. They are not a complete solution, but they are helpful.

April 23, 2018

INSIDE CISCO IT

Six Ways to Stay Secure on a Budget

Malware has evolved dramatically in the past 20 years. Today, we depend heavily on IT security for protection and privacy. Fortunately, new security solutions and security education can help.

March 6, 2018

THREAT RESEARCH

Gozi ISFB Remains Active in 2018, Leverages “Dark Cloud” Botnet For Distribution

Gozi ISFB is a well-known and widely distributed banking trojan, and has been in the threat landscape for the past several years. Banking trojans are a widely distributed type of...

October 12, 2017

HEALTHCARE

Why cybersecurity in the workplace is everyone’s business

“If Microsoft calls and asks you for your password…it’s not real, ” said Steve LeBlond, VP of Technology and CTO of Ochsner Health System, while speaking at our Digital Health Summit on October 3. “We [Information Technology] will never ask you to log us in.” Steve was talking about phishing attacks, one of the biggest […]

October 10, 2017

SECURITY

Phish? Everyone’s on the hook.

There’s no doubt that general awareness for cybersecurity has been on the rise in recent years. The importance of using strong passwords, for example, is now common knowledge. But one...

July 13, 2017

SECURITY

Are You The Lucky One? Sometimes Luck Can Bring You Malware

For more than two decades, malicious actors have been evolving their Phishing techniques to effectively achieve their goals. From poorly crafted scams to extremely well crafted documents, Phishing attacks keep being a very effective...

May 3, 2017

THREAT RESEARCH

Gmail Worm Requiring You To Give It A Push And Apparently You All Are Really Helpful

This post authored Sean Baird and Nick Biasini Attackers are always looking for creative ways to send large amount of spam to victims. A short-lived, but widespread Google Drive themed phishing campaign has affected a large number of users across a variety of verticals. This campaign would be bcc’d to a target while being sent […]

October 6, 2016

SECURITY

Phishing for Threat Intelligence: Using Your Spam Quarantine for the Greater Good

Cisco’s OpenDNS enables phishing awareness by helping organizations learn about commonly identifiable tactics used by scammers.