Category: account takeover

Watch out for this latest LinkedIn phish that’s ‘sent’ by a friend
2FA, account takeover

Watch out for this latest LinkedIn phish that’s ‘sent’ by a friend

We recently showed you how crooks rip off social networking passwords - here's what they do with stolen accounts. . Watch out for this latest ... Read More

S2 Ep7: iPhone attack, Twitter hack and Android bots – Naked Security Podcast
account takeover, Apple

S2 Ep7: iPhone attack, Twitter hack and Android bots – Naked Security Podcast

Episode 7 of the Naked Security podcast is available now! . S2 Ep7: iPhone attack, Twitter hack and Android bots – Naked Security Podcast Naked ... Read More

State Farm Falls Victim to Credential-Stuffing Attack
.insurance, account takeover

State Farm Falls Victim to Credential-Stuffing Attack

The insurance giant serves at least 83 million U.S. households. . State Farm Falls Victim to Credential-Stuffing Attack ThreatpostSource link Read More

Researcher Bypasses Instagram 2FA to Hack Any Account
account takeover, Brute Force

Researcher Bypasses Instagram 2FA to Hack Any Account

An independent researcher earned a $30,000 bug bounty after discovering a weakness in the mobile recovery process. . Researcher Bypasses Instagram 2FA to Hack Any ... Read More

Fraud via rogue apps exploded by 300 percent in just a few months
account takeover, App security

Fraud via rogue apps exploded by 300 percent in just a few months

Fraud attacks from rogue mobile applications increased by 300 percent over the past year. (Getty)financial Written by Jeff Stone May 22, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP Digital ... Read More

Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker to hijack accounts
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Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker to hijack accounts

The CSRF bypass flaw has now been fixed, and the researcher who discovered it has netted $25,000. . Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker ... Read More

Fortnite hackers making a fortune from reselling stolen accounts
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Fortnite hackers making a fortune from reselling stolen accounts

Teenage hackers have been making thousands of pounds selling stolen accounts for popular online game Fortnite, it emerged this week. . Fortnite hackers making a ... Read More