Good news ! Hackbusters community is waiting for you !
KnowBe4 has been running the HackBusters site for a few years now, providing you with trending IT security news. We are expanding it and have launched a new exciting online community! The forum is divided into four main topics or categories: Social Engineering, Ransomware, Phishing and Security Awareness Training. You are invited to be one of the first to join us at:

Phishing E-mails Yet Again Strike PayPal Customers - SPAMfighter News (press release)

Phishing E-mails Yet Again Strike PayPal Customers

According to security researchers, customers of PayPal have still again become targets of phishers who're sending them fraudulent e-mails impersonating the world-renowned Internet payments processor, reported dated March 11, 2015.

Captioned as "Subject: Your account has limitation! You can resolve this now," the fake electronic mail directs its recipient to validate his e-mail id to update to PayPal's system. It then states that once the validation is done, the recipient can use the id for getting payments from relatives and pals. Over and above, the recipient can make the id his key id for any business he may conduct with PayPal. A link 'Confirm My E-mail Address' is included with which the e-mail ends.

But, PayPal hasn't sent this e-mail rather it's one phishing scam crafted for grabbing user's intrinsic login credentials. If he submits the required credentials, it'll just mean revealing his...(continued)

View All Trending Stories