Holiday Shopping Phishing Scams Skyrocket Amid PandemicCOVID-19 has many doing their holiday shopping in front of a computer screen. But that great deal that pops up in your inbox could be something more sinister.
Cyberattack Gains Access To Hennepin County Email SystemHennepin County officials say an email cyberattack compromised the accounts of about 20 employees, and the hackers used the accounts to send malicious emails.
Defending Your Business: 4 Ways To Spot Potential Phishing ScamsProtect your small business from phishing scams by never clicking on a link directly from a suspicious email.
Fake Google Docs Phishing Email Spreading Across The WorldSeveral schools have already sent out notifications to students, including the University of Minnesota and University of Wisconsin.
Security Expert: Target Phishing Attack 'Just The Beginning'The cyber reporter who first broke the news about Target's massive data breach says he now knows how the hackers got in.
Target Warns: Be Wary Of Phishing EmailsTarget says it has learned of some incidents of scam emails related to its recent data breach and is setting up a section of its corporate website to post copies of all official communication. The company says it is aware of "limited instances" of scam emails. Spokeswoman Molly Snyder says the company doesn't have any other specifics to provide about the fake emails.
Fake Target Discount Emails Link To Fraudulent SitesTarget is apologizing to customers for its widespread data breach by offering a discount to everyone this weekend. But on Saturday, some of the emails customers received may have been part of a phishing scam. According to the Wall Street Journal, fake emails were sent out Saturday that looked close to the real ones. But instead of linking people to credit bureau websites, the sites were fraudulent.