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Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

Google’s Confusing Gmail Security Alert Looks Exactly Like a Phishing Attempt

Security researchers say the legitimate email is training people to have bad email hygiene.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.16.18
State of Surveillance
State of Surveillance

Ethiopia Allegedly Spied on Security Researcher With Israel-Made Spyware

The digital rights watchdog Citizen Lab has exposed a new spyware company that sells surveillance technology to governments.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.6.17
Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

Google Just Made Gmail the Most Secure Email Provider on the Planet

Google has just launched a set of new features to make it harder to break into your account.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.17.17
Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

The iPhone's Constant Password Popups Are a Hacker's Dream

PSA: be careful where you type your Apple ID password.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.10.17
IC-Uh-O
IC-Uh-O

All These Ethereum Scam Emails Are Destroying My Inbox

Help me.
Jordan Pearson
9.29.17
gone phishin
gone phishin

New Bitcoin Scam Targets Hurricane Irma Anxiety

This sucks.
Jordan Pearson
9.13.17
gone phishin
gone phishin

A Canadian University Gave $11 Million to a Scammer

Uh oh.
Jordan Pearson
8.31.17
gone phishing
gone phishing

An Elaborate Darknet Phishing Scam Is the Top Google Result for Basic Bitcoin Tutorials

“This is probably the best phishing scam I’ve ever seen.”
Jordan Pearson
8.30.17
dark web
dark web

As World's Largest Dark Web Market Vanishes, Dodgy Links Promise a Way Back In

When a dark web market goes down, and panicked users are desperately trying to get their coins back, scammers are going to cash in.
Joseph Cox
7.6.17
When Spies Come Home
When Spies Come Home

The Dirty Hackers Who Steal Passwords for Jealous Lovers

Phishing really is a threat when the hackers are closer to home.
Joseph Cox
6.7.17
fancy bear
fancy bear

Russian Hackers Are Using Google's Own Infrastructure to Hack Gmail Users

Security researchers have exposed a sophisticated hacking and disinformation campaign that targeted more than 200 Gmail users.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.26.17
gone phishing
gone phishing

Don't Click That Fake WhatsApp Link

Just don't.
Jordan Pearson
5.15.17