Tag Archives: google

RE:BitDefender and your Protection Google Docs Malicious Email Making the Rounds

I have done 3 cases on this already thank goodness Bitdefender picked this up after somebody clicked on the link. Hi All, A couple of our users have forwarded suspicious emails that on the surface look like they are from known individuals announcing they have uploaded a document to Google Docs for them to retrieve.  […]

Google Chrome Will Mark HTTP Sites as Insecure With a Big Red X

HTTP sites will be considered broken and insecure by default Jan 28, 2016 18:45 GMT  ·  By Catalin Cimpanu If you have hired Web.com/Network Solutions to do your web site please contact them to have it converted over to HTTPS other wise your site may not be seen..especially if it was written in/with WordPress if […]

Attackers Can Access Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive Accounts Without the User’s Password

I hope you folks are using these services for sensitive company information..Its the old adage you get what you pay for. By Catalin Cimpanu    5 Aug 2015, 13:05 GMT Cloud storage accounts vulnerable to MITC attacks A report by Imperva shows how an attacker could easily get their grubby hands on cloud storage and synchronization […]

CryptoWall 3.0 Prompt Delivery via RIG Exploit Kit and Google Drive

Google drive under attack…you do not want Crypto By Ionut Ilascu    2 Jul 2015, 15:27 GMT CryptoWall attacks increase in sophistication and number CryptoWall dominance among ransomware with file encryption capabilities continues as new email campaigns are flung against users, some of them recording thousands of infections per day. In a fresh drive-by download campaign […]

Click-Fraud Attack Morphs into Ransomware Risk in a Couple of Hours

Folks STOP CLICKING ON ADDS YOU ARE KILLING YOURSELVES.. Tech Support clean up runs from anywhere from 50.00 a hour to 500.00 per hour is what I charge… Suggestion use http://www.duckduckgo.com as your search engine NO ADDS TO CLICK ON…be conscious folks..its your money. By Ionut Ilascu    26 Jun 2015, 12:50 GMT CryptoWall infection does […]

Email spoofing security hole discovered in Google Admin console

Summary:Security researchers have identified a security flaw in the Google Admin console which allows attackers to claim domains and send out spoof emails. By Charlie Osborne for Zero Day | March 9, 2015 — 13:25 GMT (06:25 PDT) Security researchers have exposed a vulnerability within the Google Admin console which allows cyberattackers to send spoof […]

Almost 1 Billion Android Devices No Longer Receive Critical Security Updates

By Ionut Ilascu    12 Jan 2015 Any security bugs reported for the WebView core component of Android versions prior to KitKat (4.4) are no longer a priority for the Android security team, researchers have learned. At the moment, 60.9%, or almost one billion, of the Android user base still relies on JellyBean (4.3) and lower […]

Traffic from Google, Facebook, Twitter, Redirected to Cybercriminals Via New “DoubleDirect” Attack

Latest versions of iOS, Android and OS X are vulnerable By Ionut Ilascu    21 Nov 2014, 17:00 GMT A new type of man-in-the-middle (MitM) attack, called “DoubleDirect” is currently used in the wild to redirect mobile connections to major websites such as Google, Facebook and Twitter to a device controlled by the attacker. By getting […]

Most of the Top iOS and Android Apps Have Been Cloned to Spread Malware in 2014

By Ionut Ilascu    18 Nov 2014, 22:07 GMT Report shows an increase in hacked iOS apps Cybercriminals know the value of a popular mobile app, and this year they cloned 97% of the top paid software for Android and 87% of that for iOS, a report finds. Although the numbers are high, in the case […]

Dyre Banking Trojan Delivered via Voice Message Email Notification

Beware of Voice Mail notifications The malware dropper has Romanian PE resources By Ionut Ilascu on September 26th, 2014 23:49 GMT Email purporting to inform of a new voicemail message has been discovered to include a malicious attachment that downloads the Dyre banking Trojan when opened. This is not a new type of scam, but […]