New DoppelPaymer Ransomware Makes Money Off of You Whether You Pay the Ransom or Not

New DoppelPaymer Ransomware Makes Money Off of You Whether You Pay the Ransom or Not

Taking a page from the Maze ransomware playbook, the creators of DoppelPaymer don’t just encrypt your data; they have found channels to sell if it you don’t pay up. Back in November,... Read more »
[Heads-up] Will Proposed New Laws *Ban* Making Ransomware Payments?

[Heads-up] Will Proposed New Laws *Ban* Making Ransomware Payments?

The ransomware scourge has become much worse the last 12 months. Highly organized cybercrime gangs have iterated their attacks into a massive extortion racket. They are focusing on easy prey, and recently... Read more »
Scam Of The Week: "Kobe Bryant Dead, Dies in Helicopter Crash"

Scam Of The Week: “Kobe Bryant Dead, Dies in Helicopter Crash”

Today, news broke that Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash. His daughter Gigi was also on board and died in the crash. This is a celebrity death that the bad guys... Read more »
5 Tips to Prevent CEO Fraud

5 Tips to Prevent CEO Fraud

Every day, employees are regularly receiving spoofed emails. Even C-level executives are receiving fraudulent requests to transfer money or provide sensitive information. This form of social engineering is known as CEO fraud... Read more »