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Black Friday 2019 Alert; Net Shopping Bag Of Threats
Black Friday 2019 Alert; Net Shopping Bag Of Threats
Unfortunately, online shopping at this time of year needs more security-awareness, not less. It is the peak season for phishers and spammers. Along with many genuine offers, there also lurk phishing scams ready to reel in an unwitting bargain hunter’s bank details
Man-in-the-email Attacks
Man-in-the-email Attacks
A man-in-the-email attack, commonly known as Business Email Compromise (BEC) or man-in-the-middle attack is an exploit where attackers attempt to gain access to a company's corporate email account by spoofing the identity of an organization, its employees, customers or even partners in order to defraud them of money
Methods of phishing attacks and what to do in case you fall for it
Methods of phishing attacks and what to do in case you fall for it
From our previous article on what you need to know about phishing attacks, we know that phishing is the fraudulent act of acquiring private and sensitive information, such as credit ...
What you need to know about Phishing attacks
What you need to know about Phishing attacks
If you are a movie fan, you have seen scenarios where a character’s close companion is cloned by devious counterparts. The close companion and his/her clone then present themselves before ...
The Watchers on the Wall
The Watchers on the Wall
A Game of Thrones analogy describes the purpose of our award-winning Email Security service, Pepea Antispam/antivirus filtering. In case you missed the past 7 years of the HBO series, the Wall is a 482 ...
The Menace of Spambots
The Menace of Spambots
What are they? Technically speaking, bots are automated programs designed to perform a specific task, like connect you with a customer service agent. There are bad ones, good ones, and ...
Why Choose Message Labs Africa to Secure Your Data
Why Choose Message Labs Africa to Secure Your Data
Message Labs Africa has been in business for more than 10 years, with a sole vision of providing reliable and cost-effective cloud-based solutions to the growing African. Particularly , now ...
Ransomware Prevention Tips
Ransomware Prevention Tips
Ransomware is a type of a malware that denies a person ( computer user ) from accessing the computer or certain files by locking the system or by encrypting data ...
Could you be vulnerable to a phishing attack? -The Phishing threat & how organizations can protect themselves.
Could you be vulnerable to a phishing attack? -The Phishing threat & how organizations can protect themselves.
Over the years phishing attacks have become more and more common. Typically they’ve been targeted at individuals and smaller companies but there has been a rise in the number of ...
Online Thieves – Phishing Scam
Online Thieves – Phishing Scam
To many who do not realize what a phishing scam is, phishing is the attempt of acquiring sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, credit card/bank details or sometimes acquiring money ...