New “Bomb Threat” Email Extortion

New “Bomb Threat” Email Extortion

Another day, another email scam. They’re getting desperate… and scary. This time, they’re using bomb threats. The FBI has stated that these threats are not credible, and are an attempt to extort bitcoin from their targets. Here is the text of one of...
Another Day, Another Breach

Another Day, Another Breach

“There is always a high risk for fraud, spam, or other even harmful actions when these types of data sets leak.”Vinny Troia, Night Lion SecurityYes, your data may have been exposed in yet another breach, this time at the sales intelligence firm Apollo. No...
Bitcoin “Sextortion” Scam – What Should You Do?

Bitcoin “Sextortion” Scam – What Should You Do?

Have you seen an email like this? It’s been making the rounds, but I just got my first one this morning: “I​​​​ a​​​​m w​​​​ell a​​​​wa​​​​r​​​​e [a very old password] on​​​​e of yo​​​​ur pa​​​​sswo​​​​rd. Lets g​​​​et right to th​​​​e purpo​​​​s​​​​e. Ther​​​​e i​​​​s no​​​​ on​​​​e who​​​​ has co​​​​mp​​​​ensa​​​​t​​​​ed me to​​​​ i​​​​nvestigat​​​​e a​​​​bo​​​​ut you.”