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Click-Fraud Attacks Being Used to Deliver More Sinister Threats

Click-fraud is traditionally thought of as a widespread but low-impact online risk. Using this method of attack, criminals steal money away from pay-per-click (PPC) online advertisers by commanding another person or bot to click on an ad for the purposes of generating a charge per click. No actual interest is generated by these fake clicks, and the advertise
Publish At:2015-07-15 05:50 | Read:3574 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Security Featured Articles Asprox botnet click fraud D

Fake Facebook Phishing Email Leads to Asprox Malware

New malicious scam that is targeting Facebook user is now circulating and have been spotted by hoax-slayer. the email claims to be sourced from Facebook and inform user that the account password has been reset due to suspicious activities.  obviously the email is just a spoofed message that include a malicious link.The email have a link to compromised websi
Publish At:2014-12-14 19:30 | Read:4545 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cybercrime Cybercrime & Hacking Malwares Asprox Facebook Mal

Spammers Cast Email Snares for Holiday Shoppers

ThreatTrack Security Labs recently identified some unsurprising holiday shopping threats via a seasonal malware delivery ploy: malicious holiday shopping spam. This particular campaign targeted customers of major retailers with a Thanksgiving Day message, but it would be best to stay on guard for similar ploys throughout the holiday season as predicted recen
Publish At:2014-12-03 23:00 | Read:8171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Featured Scams ThreatTrack Security Labs asprox best buy hol

In a Crypto World, Rogue AV Still Finds a Niche

Is Rogue AV dead? That’s one of those questions people like to ask from time to time, especially when threats like CryptoLocker or CryptoWall emerge with the ability to extort money out of victims to recover encrypted files. After all, when you have something as powerful as a Crypto tool at your disposal, why would a cybercriminal go with the old “Your machi
Publish At:2014-10-31 18:10 | Read:3763 | Comments:0 | Tags:Featured ThreatTrack Security Labs asprox crypto cyrptowall

Fake E-ZPass Emails Still in Circulation

E-ZPass Malware mails have been bouncing around for the last month or so, and it appears they’re still very much in business. The emails haven’t changed very much, however: Dear customer, You have not paid for driving on a toll road. This invoice is sent repeatedly, please service your debt in the shortest possible time. The invoice can be downlo
Publish At:2014-08-15 09:00 | Read:3277 | Comments:0 | Tags:Fraud/Scam Alert asprox email malware spam


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