AppRiver Update

Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Holiday counterfeit campaigns ramping up

on December 05, 2018 | by Bear Huddleston | cybersecurity, email security, advanced email security, holiday shopping, online shopping

The shopping season is in full swing - and malicious actors are taking advantage of more than the sales. From Black Friday through Cyber Week, AppRiver blocked more than 270 million pieces of spam. In comparison, that is about 60 million more than a non-holiday week. A good portion of spam being bl ... read more

Holiday hackers gearing up for the season

on November 20, 2018 | by Teresa Zwierzchowski | holidays, holiday shopping

Tis the season! As we approach the holiday season and begin our annual shopping for gifts, let’s remember that hackers are also shopping… but they are looking for your credentials, your data and/or access to your bank accounts. read more

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