In recent weeks, security researchers at Kaspersky Lab have identified a new variant of 'Faketoken', an Android banking Trojan. The new variant, known as Faketoken.q, is being circulated via bulk SMS messages that prompt users to download a picture, when in actual fact, they are downloading the malware.
Phishing remains one of the biggest cyber-threat criminals are using in order to access a company’s most valuable assets – their clients. Black hats continue to send phishing campaigns to steal consumers details and this rings especially true for the retail industry.
FraudWatch International is set to launch a new product, Security Awareness, to assist our clients in training their employees to be more aware of cyber-threats.
As discussed in our previous article, small steps such as backing up files, using antivirus software, installing updates and always being security conscious can minimize the risks of users being infected with ransomware. In this week's article, we provide security tips for business that can be used to minimize the threat of ransomware attacks.
With the recent WannaCry and Petya ransomware attacks that crippled thousands of organisations around the world, FraudWatch International felt it was worthwhile to recap some of the steps both individuals and businesses can take to protect against ransomware attacks. In this week’s article, we will detail some of the areas consumers can look at. Next...
Customers engaging with retail brands are now moving online as a primary platform of communication, and the number of them doing so on Social Media is constantly increasing. With the rise of Social Media use globally by consumers and businesses are associated risks.
A new variant of ransomware is spreading via phony apps on the Google Play Store which are targeting Android mobile users.
Last week, our blog article, DMARC: Protecting Your Domains explained what DMARC is, and how it can be used to protect your business from domain abuse. FraudWatch International is set to launch a new product to our clients, DMARC Protection, to assist our clients in setting up DMARC records and monitoring the reports that are returned if email messages...