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Microsoft led phishing in the last quarter of 2023

During the fourth quarter of 2023, Microsoft established itself as the most imitated brand in phishing scams, accounting for 33% of all phishing scams. The revelation, which positions the company significantly ahead of Amazon (with 9% of…

Hotel booking scams are coming back to emails

Scams typical of summer have begun to appear, one of them being known as the false hotel reservation, which seeks to steal the victim's email credentials to access sensitive data and promote new attacks. In recent years, it has become…

Brazil is the focus of computer attacks

A study conducted by Karpersky's Threat Outlook found that between August 2021 and August 2022, there were 2,366 malware attacks and 110 phishing messages blocked per minute in Latin America, with Brazil being the main victim. Brazil…

DHL, at the top of the most supplanted brands

Logistics company DHL was the brand most impersonated by cybercriminals in the third quarter of 2022, with 22% of phishing attempts recorded worldwide. This is the conclusion reached by Check Point Research, the Threat Intelligence…

New phishing attacks PayPal accounts

Cybercriminals are currently targeting the PayPal platform with a new, highly convincing phishing attack on users, who become victims by opening a dangerous email. Through a message in their email accounts, warning that an amount has been…

OpenSea updates its policies for NFT theft

The OpenSea platform, the main marketing route for NFTs, announced changes to its security policies to combat the sale of stolen products or products suspected of being illegal. Asset theft remains the top crime in the non-fungible token…