Email Account Hijacking Is on the Rise

Cybercriminals sent millions of malicious messages from compromised email accounts last year — and that number is expected to rise. Find out how cybercriminals take over email accounts and what businesses can do to protect them. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Cybercriminals Are Using a New Tool to Carry Out BEC Scams

The FBI recently issued an alert about a new tool that cybercriminals are using in business email compromise (BEC) scams. Find out what this new tool is and how cybercriminals are using it. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Dridex is sending out Termination Letters, Fake Covid Funerals

The latest Dridex phishing campaign has been using various hot topics to lure its victims, including COVID-19 funeral assistance and employee termination letters. Regardless of the message’s contents, the purpose of the email is to get the reader to click on an attachment, which is typically in Excel or Word format. Opening this document installs malicious code on the victim’s …

Google’s new Gmail Announcement to Affect Billions

Google has announced that it will be implementing a number of changes that will affect how billions of users will send email through Gmail. These changes generally consist of improvements that will allow users to compose and send email messages more efficiently, especially those with many recipients. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Phishing Deep Dive: Whaling

Whaling scams are increasing at an alarming rate. Find out what whaling is and how you can protect your business from this type of attack. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Phishing Deep Dive: Spear Phishing

Spear phishing and classic phishing are not one and the same. Discover how spear phishing emails differ from their classic counterparts and how to protect your company from spear phishing scams. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Business Email Scams in the Year of the Pandemic

In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic impacted not only businesses but also the cybercriminals who stole from them. Find out how business closings, working from home, and other pandemic-induced trends affected business email compromise (BEC) scams. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Click “Unsubscribe” Links in Emails

Using “Unsubscribe” links might seem like a good way to prevent junk emails from cluttering your inbox but doing so is risky. Here are four reasons why you should avoid clicking “Unsubscribe” links in emails. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Mozilla Has Temporarily Shut Down Its Free File-Sharing Service Amid Growing Abuse

After receiving reports that cybercriminals were increasingly using Firefox Send to distribute malware, Mozilla took this file-sharing service offline. Find out why the service was commonly used by hackers and what the company is doing to curtail this abuse. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.