Category: account hijacking

YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens phished
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens phished

100K or so creators in the YouTube car community were targeted by a phishing campaign that captured 2FA codes. . YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens ... Read More

Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking
@jack, 2-factor Authentication

Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking

Two problems, Twitter says: vulnerabilities that mobile carriers need to fix & its reliance on linked numbers for 2FA. . Twitter slaps back SMS texting ... Read More

Report: 53% of social media logins are fraudulent
account hijacking, botnet

Report: 53% of social media logins are fraudulent

Most attacks are from botnets. The goals: spreading spam, stealing data, spreading propaganda, and social-engineering consumers for profit. . Report: 53% of social media logins ... Read More

Hacker doxes hundreds of German politicians
account hijacking, Angela Merkel

Hacker doxes hundreds of German politicians

For over a month, hackers published data from hundreds of German politicians in a Twitter advent calendar - a massive government assault. . Hacker doxes ... Read More