DefCon 2019

Insights from DefCon 2019

8/16/19

By: Ben Ryder, Security Engineer. This year, Paul Kumagai and I attended DefCon, the world’s biggest hacker convention, held annually in Las Vegas.  DefCon is a place where some of the brightest minds in the hacker community come together to discuss topics and issues in world of...

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“Unsubscribe” Phishing Scam

8/08/19

According to BleepingComputer, an old email phishing campaign that has been going on for a long time has surged once again, The phishbait in the subject line will look something like this: "Confirm your unsubscribe request," or: "Client #980920318 To_STOP_Receiving These Emails From Us Hit...

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spoofing

New Regulations Against Spoofing Texts and Robocalls

8/02/19

Sick and tired of all those robocalls? Not to mention the spoofing texts just waiting for you to errantly click. Well, lawmakers have noticed. The FCC voted this week to approve rules that prohibit spoofing text messages and international robocalls. The new laws close long-standing...

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