According to the upcoming IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index, the creation of new TLDs is generating new ways for fraudsters to distribute spam.
A bad data backup configuration recently exposed email spammers, gives security professionals an inside look at spam operations.
The latest version of Sage ransomware was recently observed, and it's asking victims to pay $2,000 as part of its new campaign.
Few truly understand how spam filters work, but nearly every internet user benefits from the security they provide on a daily basis.
Spamhaus and SpamCop serve as blocklist generators for mail servers all over the internet. They both deal with the unwanted spam that affects users, much of which is fairly innocuous. But since cybercriminals do generate spam as part of their...
IBM observed a spike in malware activity that uses Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) macros to deliver malicious attachments.
Sender Policy Framework and DomainKeys Identified Mail are two techniques that can be used to limit the amount of spam in inboxes.
Email services such as Google and Yahoo are joining the DMARC movement in order to cut down on the sophisticated spam that continues to plague users.
Google's artificial neural network is now working to recognize spam such as phishing messages in Gmail, which could boost security for thousands of users.
Just because you're familiar with spam and use rudimentary defenses to prevent it doesn't mean it's not a threat to your organization.