Threatening Law Enforcement Phishing Messages or Calls
Over the last few weeks I’ve received threatening phishing messages from time to time on voice mail. My message purported to be from the Treasury Department, but my research suggests they may also reference the IRS or other law enforcement… Continue reading
Cyber-Investigations: A Brute Force Attack on Word Press
They came in the morning. Over 800 emails, John said. Looking like the ones in the picture below. John was concerned but relieved that he’d enabled the WordPress plugin “Limit Login Attempts.” He said his company’s web… Continue reading
Russian Billion-Password Hack: Just Another Teachable Moment?
Some greeted the New York Times Russian Hackers Amass Over a Billion Internet Passwords with elation (“Wow – this will help sell our product!“) but seasoned security experts picked the reports apart with cynical ease:
- “My… Continue reading