Amazon-Themed Phishing Campaigns Swim Past Security Checks

Amazon-Themed Phishing Campaigns Swim Past Security Checks

Posted by AngelaWong, 17-07-2020

A pair of recent campaigns aim to lift credentials and other personal information under the guise of Amazon package-delivery notices. Amazon in the era of COVID-19 has become a staple of many p...

The Dangers of Hacking and What a Hacker Can Do to Your Computer

The Dangers of Hacking and What a Hacker Can Do to Your Computer

Posted by AngelaWong, 16-07-2020

How Hackers Operate and How to Protect Yourself  People, not computers, create computer threats. Computer predators victimize others for their own gain. Give a predator access to the Internet &m...

Our cybersecurity isn’t just under attack from foreign states. There are holes in the government’s approach

Our cybersecurity isn’t just under attack from foreign states. There are holes in the government’s approach

Posted by AngelaWong, 14-07-2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison revealed last month Australia is actively being attacked by hostile foreign governments. An advisory note posted on the government’s Australian...

LinkedIn Sued for Spying on Users With Apple Device Apps

LinkedIn Sued for Spying on Users With Apple Device Apps

Posted by AngelaWong, 13-07-2020

(Bloomberg) -- Microsoft Corp.’s LinkedIn programmed its iPhone and iPad applications to divert sensitive information without users’ knowledge, according to a class-action lawsuit. The app...

TrickBot malware now checks screen resolution to evade analysis

TrickBot malware now checks screen resolution to evade analysis

Posted by AngelaWong, 11-07-2020

The infamous TrickBot trojan has started to check the screen resolutions of victims to detect whether the malware is running in a virtual machine. When researchers analyze malware, they typically do ...

Australia

Australia's cyber security watch room is monitoring threats 24/7. Here's what it's like inside

Posted by AngelaWong, 10-07-2020

For a dedicated few, keeping Australia safe online starts in the early hours of the morning. That's when the day shift starts for analysts in the Australian Cyber Security Centre's 24/7 watch room. T...