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Google said Tuesday it would offer stronger online security for “high risk” users who may be frequent targets of online attacks. The US technology titan said anyone with a personal Google account can enroll in the new “advanced protection,” while noting that it will require users to “trade off a bit of convenience” for extra […]

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Researchers are warning that the group behind Necurs, one of the most venerable malware spamming operations, has added functions to its toolkit to gain new insight into its victims. Necurs is a botnet, a vast network of hacked computers used in this case to email malware to new victims. The malware includes TrickBot, which is […]

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Everyone knows about phishing. We’ve all heard that the solution to phishing is to educate the user as, after all, it must be the user’s fault for stupidly clicking on the thing. But what about when perverse incentives make clicking the phish seem logical? What about the enterprise pseudophish—when design-by-committee language, lack of attribution, and […]

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