Νέο περιστατικό απάτης τύπου PHONE SCAM έχει εντοπίσει η CYTA

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Το Εθνικό CSIRT-CY μετά από πληροφόρηση από την CYTA, ενημερώνει το κοινό ότι από την Τρίτη, 8 Ιουνίου 2021, έχει εντοπίσει νέο περιστατικό τηλεπικοινωνιακής απάτης, όπου επιτήδειοι από το εξωτερικό διενεργούν κλήσεις με πλασματικούς αριθμούς προς ανυποψίαστους συνδρομητές, κυρίως της κινητής τηλεφωνίας. Οι παραπλανητικές κλήσεις εμφανίζεται να προέρχονται από αριθμούς με προθέματα όπως +43 (Αυστρία),… Read more »

7 Ways Hackers and Scammers Are Exploiting Coronavirus Panic

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In our previous posts, you might have already read about various campaigns warning how threat actors are capitalizing on the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in an attempt to infect your computers and mobile devices with malware or scam you out of your money. Unfortunately, to some extent, it’s working, and that’s because the attack surface is… Read more »

Suspect behind €6 million COVID-19 Scam arrested by Europol

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A 39-year old man has been arrested in Singapore for his suspected involvement in money laundering offences linked to a business email scam-related to COVID-19. This person was usurping the identity of a legitimate company and advertised the fast delivery of FFP2 surgical masks and hand sanitisers.A European Member State reported to Europol that one… Read more »

Devious Spamhaus Phishing Scam Warns You’re on an Email Block List

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A new phishing campaign distributing malware pretends to be from the Spamhaus Project warning that the recipient’s email address has been added to a spam block list due to sending unsolicited email. Spamhaus Project is an organization that creates spam block lists that mail servers can utilize to block known spammers from sending emails to recipients in… Read more »

Massive email fraud bust snares 281 suspects

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Operation reWired – a globe-spanning, four-month-long crackdown on email fraud involving law enforcement agencies in 10 countries – has resulted in the arrest of 281 people suspected of running BEC (business email compromise) scams. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday announced that the operation, which kicked off in May 2019, led to the seizure of… Read more »