Tag: hackers

August 19, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Gullible Cybercrime:  why are remote workers more gullible?   Because they’re alone (can’t discuss with others) & need information (to do their tasks).  Hackers create elaborate scams & send emails posing as co-workers.  During lockdown, such attacks have tripled.  Under pressure to work quickly, home workers are more likely to click on links to malware &…

July 17, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Nose Spies have a nose to sniff out the most valuable asset, currently Covid-19 vaccine research.  The land grab now is for intellectual property.  State-backed hacking groups never really disappear.  If a known espionage group is no longer evident, it just means they’ve become harder to detect.  Guard the network perimeter, make users aware of…

July 16, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Inveigle Criminals always find new ways to inveigle victims. In the age of the virtual heist, we know who has lost, but it’s not clear who has gained.  If ransom Bitcoins are never moved or spent, they become more scarce & valuable.  But if the hackers sell their Bitcoins, it floods the market & high…