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Information Leak: LifeLock

It seems a flaw within LifeLock’s website may have exposed all of the emails of their subscribers. While the exposure of email without any other information like passwords or personal information seems harmless in itself, it now brings the substantial threat of spear phishing attacks. “If I were a bad guy, I would definitely target your customers with a phishing attack because I know two things about them,” Reese said. “That they’re a LifeLock customer and that I have those

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Email SpearPhishing/Extortion

We have noticed a new phishing scam come through. However, this scam involves a portion of the user’s credentials (username and/or password). Below is an example of the text in the body of the email. The email address and known password have been redacted. “Lets get directly to point. Not one person has compensated me to check about you. You may not know me and you are most likely wondering why you are getting this e-mail? actually, I actually placed

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Notification Law

The new South Dakota Breach Notification Law was enacted on July 1, 2018. While the organizations throughout the state are learning more about the rules, wording, & procedures as the days go by, a North Carolina federal court decision has made a ruling that could impact the rest of the nation.  “According to a recent federal court decision, an employee who is tricked into sharing personal information in response to a phishing email can be seen as committing an intentional disclosure under

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