19 Dec 2018

Cybercriminals Are Controlling Malware Through Twitter Memes

A new malware variant monitors a public Twitter feed that is used to post Command and Control commands via steganographic messaging in meme photos. “When activated on an infected machine the Trojan began monitoring the Twitter feed for updates. The images contained hidden ‘print’ commands which told the Trojan to

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07 Nov 2018

Fake Elon Musk Twitter Bitcoin Scam Earned 180K in One Day

Hackers used compromised Twitter accounts and Elon Musk’s fame to scam over $180,000 in bitcoin in a single day. The scam involved changing the names of verified Twitter accounts to “Elon Musk,” and tweeting about making “the biggest crypto-giveaway in the world.” Users who sent between .1 and 3 BTC

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08 Apr 2015

Stay Safe Online by Following the Safety Guidelines Law Enforcement Officers Use

Participating in social networking sites and communicating online can cause anxiety for those that are not comfortable maintaining their online identities to high standard of privacy and security. Additionally, a poorly maintained profile can result in exploitation by malicious attackers seeking to engage in fraud against you and/or your family

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