Twilio smished – SMS is the new achilles heel

Twilio was recently compromised after a couple of employees handed over their credentials to an attacker.  The unsuspecting employees were targeted by a Smishing attack in which they received a text message on their phone saying their passwords had expired and they needed to re-authenticate. A useful link was provided which took the employees to … Continue reading Twilio smished – SMS is the new achilles heel

Get rich in Europe for €250 (or lose it all and your personal data)

Group-IB have published a very well researched report on fake investment scams in Europe  The scam follows a well-established set of steps:1. The bogus come-on is published on social media.2. The victim is taken to a phony investment website.3. The victim enters personal information in a form on the scam site.4. A call center contacts … Continue reading Get rich in Europe for €250 (or lose it all and your personal data)