Tags Social engineering

Blame game follows Uber hack. Experts say don't fault employee.

by AJ Vicens

The Uber hack may be a lesson in poor security design and points to problems with vulnerable multi-factor authentication.

INTERPOL raids hundreds of scammy call centers in sweep

by Tonya Riley

Investigators found scammers involved in human trafficking.

Online romance scams expand, now with more cryptocurrency

by Joe Warminsky

The FTC says that of the $547 million in romance scams reported in 2021, $139 million in losses involved cryptocurrency transactions.

Researchers nab wannabe ransomware scammer trying to convince victims to help hack their employer

by Tim Starks

The would-be perpetrator appeared to be associated with the DemonWare ransomware outfit.

Iranian spies tried hacking US military personnel by posing as job recruiters on Facebook

by Tim Starks

Facebook said it took down the campaign from the hackers known as Tortoiseshell.

533 million Facebook users’ personal data leaked online

by Shannon Vavra

This leak places several important data points all in one place.