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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Holiday Shopping Online? Here Is What To Watch For

on November 22, 2017 | by Teresa Zwierzchowski | AppRiver, black friday, cyber monday, holiday shopping, malware, Network Security, phishing, Ransomware, Spam, tech tips, Uncategorized

Tis the season ... and hackers are not taking a break. Already we are starting to see emails targeting online shoppers. Taking advantage of all those online sales also means waiting for and tracking your packages to make sure they arrive safe and sound on your doorstep. And that is exactly what hac ... read more

Just In Time for the Holidays

on December 03, 2013 | by Fred Touchette | Amazon, AppRiver, cyber monday, Digital Degenerate, securetide

It comes as no surprise that as holiday shoppers begin to flood the internet looking for deals, the bad guys will be right behind them hoping to swoop in on an unsuspecting victim. Fake invoice scams are year round, but they are so much more effective during that time of year that most everyone is a ... read more

Beware of Online Dangers Lurking this Cyber Monday

on November 25, 2013 | by Troy Gill | cyber monday, Cybercrime, Digital Degenerate, fraud, malware, Virus

Cyber Monday is just one week away and with so many people shopping online, many tactics used cybercriminals to socially engineer users will be more effective than at other times during the year. Spammers and malware distributors have often crafted messages to appear as legitimate messages from the ... read more