Which phishing messages have a near 100% click rate?
Zeljika at HelpnetSecurity had a great summary of Wombat’s latest State of the Phish report: “Training employees to spot phishing emails, messages and phone calls can’t be done just once or once a year if the organization wants to see click rates decrease. For one thing, employees come and go (and change roles) with regularity.… (0 comment)

Annabelle: The Terrifying New Ransomware Variant
A new ransomware variant called Annabelle has been discovered, which seems to have been designed to ‘show off the skills’ of the developer who created it, by being as difficult to deal with as possible. The ransomware terminates numerous security programs, disables Windows Defender, turning off the firewall, encrypting your files, trying to spread through… (0 comment)

Scam Of The Week: The Most Sophisticated Netflix Phishing Yet
This Netflix phishing campaign goes after your login, credit card, mugshot and ID! Paul Ducklin at Sophos wrote: “Think of the big security stories of recent months. Security holes like KRACK [and Meltdown]; a plethora of ransomware attacks ending in extortion; data breaches that were big, bigger or biggest, there are plenty of candidates for… (0 comment)