Poor Ransomware Attempt

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Sometimes the simplest thing just works. In crime via email, maybe this works. It’s bad, though. The criminal hopes you are dumb enough to think that simply because you received an email, your account is hacked. They want you to believe your system is hacked. They presume you have a webcam. You can’t tell, but Read More

Office 365 [fake] Voice Messages

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So, this is new. Phishers are trying a different method to get your Office 365 credential. There is no Office 365 voice messaging. There is Skype for Business, so don’t confuse these. The giant Office 365 graphic is meant to throw you off. Things that make this an obvious fake: The from address The tinyurl Read More

Office 365 Upgrade Scam

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It just never fails. Anything…anything that has to do with a login…scammers will try to scam you. This is the most recent we’ve seen from the targeting of Office 365 users. This is a phishing attempt. They send you to a site that looks official. They hope you’ll input your credentials. Then they’ll start sending Read More

DocuSign Fake Email

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This is a pretty bad fake, but it must still work. I don’t know the from address. I don’t use DocuSign. DocuSign has various extra characters in the name. The site that the link goes to is a hacked site. It redirects to a credentials phishing site. This phishing page is actually of a high Read More

DropBox Fake Email PDF

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This one is a bit different. Received the above email from a friend. Initial suspicion is that he would send a “confidential document”, much less something via dropbox. The “dropbox” email had an attached pdf, which again, is not normal. Using our protected computers, we opened the pdf. So the next suspicion should be, why Read More

Docusign Fake email

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It was bound to happen. Now fake emails that appear to be from Docusign are in the wild. If you use Docusign, you know who you are. You know how it works and need to be familiar with how it looks. Only click on Docusign emails when you actually expect one. Be smart and when Read More

Scam Craigslist Car Sales Ads

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I’ve been paying attention to craigslist lately. I’ve been helping a child of mine look for a new car. One thing I noticed is there are quite a few fake ads. The standard cliche holds here: if it looks too good to be true, it probably is. Now, I’m not sure what these people are Read More