Middle-eastern bank, international sporting organisation and Asian individuals were victims of a highly-targeted attack that interrupted an in-progress conversation using compromised credentials.
Criminals lure corporate travellers into installing malware and surrendering credentials with new spear-phishing campaign dressed up as airline tickets.
Threat actors have been discovered trying to infect security-minded individuals with a trojan downloader by sending spear-phishing emails that offer free invitations to Palo Alto Networks' Cyber-Security Summit in Jakarta, Indonesia.
When designing security systems, it is vital to factor the human into the equation, otherwise, as Tom Reeve explains, you end up with confused users and vulnerable systems
Itay Glick says that new spear-phishing scams suggest that this method of spreading malware will surely continue to grow
Stealing $100 million (£70.4M) from a major US corporation should be hard than setting up a fake email account, but for one cyber-criminal enterprise this is all it took.
Researchers at Zscaler spotted attackers using macro malware as a vector to spread the Neutrino bot via spearphishing emails.
A Middle Eastern cyber-group seeking higher levels of access to specific networks has turned its focus to IT security personnel.