Beware of Socially Engineered Phishing Attacks on Facebook

Beware of Socially Engineered Phishing Attacks on Facebook

Phishing attacks are one of the most common scams on Facebook. The goal of these scams is to obtain your Facebook user name and password. If successful, the scammers can totally take over your Facebook account and use it to spread more spam and scams to your friends. They can also mine everyone in your…

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New Malware Attack Aims to Steal Credit Card Information after Login – Facebook & Gmail Users at Risk

New Malware Attack Aims to Steal Credit Card Information after Login – Facebook & Gmail Users at Risk

ThreatMetrix discovered a new strain of the Zeus Trojan virus this week. The cleverly crafted attack is said to catch users off-guard by waiting so that a website’s login page appears to be working properly. After login, the fraudulent pages are loaded and credit card information is requested. As we have seen before in other…

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New Zeus Malware Invades Facebook, Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo

New Zeus Malware Invades Facebook, Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo

A malware campaign that targets a number of established services and websites has been reported this week.  It aims to fool the users of the particular service or website to providing their debit card data. The new Zeus Malware has been reported to be targeting a number of the bigger names online, like Facebook, Google…

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U.S. Attacks Iran and Saudi Arabia. F*** :( The Begin of World War 3? – Virus Alert!

U.S. Attacks Iran and Saudi Arabia. F*** :( The Begin of World War 3? – Virus Alert!

Scam Signature Message: U.S. Attacks Iran and Saudi Arabia. F*** The Begin of World War 3? Trending: February 2012 Scam Type: Malware, Virus Why it’s a Scam: Clicking the link on the Facebook wall post takes you to the following page designed to look like CNN: The scammers are hoping that users will think this is…

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