Criminals buy Facebook ads that lead users to phishing pages

Criminals buy Facebook ads that lead users to phishing pages

Facebook didn’t disclose if it validates the ads before publishing.
Criminals made pages requesting full credit card details from victims.

Phishing message presenting itself as a Sodexo notice.

Brazilian phishers aim to steal funds from employee benefits cards

Sodexo cards allow employees to purchase specific goods.
Users complain some of the cards have already been ‘zeroed’.

Definitions become useless as malicious code gets flexible. (Photo: Ines Teijeiro / SXC)

The missing computer ‘virus’ or ‘how everything is a backdoor’

Old definitions of malicious code no longer serve any purpose.
But people still think of ‘virus’ as the umbrella term.

User agent used by Safari on OS X disables internet banking security. (Photo: Marcelo Terraza/SXC)

Keylogger attempts to bypass bank security with user agent hack

Bank does not require some users to install a security software.
Internet Explorer’s user agent is changed to match Chrome’s on OS X.

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