The cyber security expert Tony Anscombe from ESET in a video explains few passage to stay vigilant, while hunting for bargains in this holiday season.
The cyber criminals spread fake reward programs, limited to a couple of minutes. Especially via Smishing. This to avoid users’s checks and increase the hype.
Pay maximum attention if you shop online. Cyber criminals prepared a lot of bad tricks to steal money and break your cyber security. From fake apps and gift cards to phishing.
ESET cyber security experts found different attacks with phishing emails and other, related to the Russian event. The aim is common: steal money.
UK NCSC denounces that cyber criminals are using the lure of the new EU Regulation to spread phishing emails. They have litte time they will try to exploit.
The term means “WhatsApp phishing” and has been discovered by Sophos cybersecurity expert Matt Body. In this case the lure was 2 Virgin Atlantic free tickets.