Phishing Attack

New Phishing Attack Uses Browser Autofill to Steal Data

Developer and hacker Viljami Kuosmanen from Finland, has found out that leading web browsers including Safari, Chrome and Opera, can all be tricked into giving away a user’s personal information through their profile-based autofill systems, The Guardian reports. He also discovered that some plugins and utilities such as LastPass, can also be tricked into giving out private information using...

Beware of This Phishing Attack if Your iPhone Gets Stolen

Joonas Kiminki, the co-founder and managing director of a Drupal coding company in Finland, has been one of the recent targets of ongoing phishing attacks, which seem to target users who have had their iPhones lost or stolen (via Hackernoon). When Kiminki's iPhone 6 got stolen out of a rented automobile, he took all the basic steps...

LastPass Found Vulnerable to Very Simple Phishing Attack

A simple tool released on Github by security researcher Sean Cassidy can steal the login details and two-factor authentication key for the popular LastPass password manager, The Register is reporting. The tool allows hackers to mimic the look and feel of the LastPass browser plugin and site, and uses the same browser pop-up boxes or banners used...