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Two Common Types of Cybersquatting

In this article we talk about two common types of cybersquatting. In a much earlier post we wrote about ways cybersquatting harms an organization. Start here as it defines what cybersquatting is. Our example domain name for the two types of cybersquatting attacks we're using is example.com. We’ll assume that this is the legitimate website [...]

Bsquared Intel’s Weekly Roundup 1.27.23 Show Notes

Show notes for Bsquared Intel’s Weekly Roundup 1.27.23 CLICK HERE TO WATCH Contact us https://bsquaredintel.com/contact Newsletter signup https://bsquaredintel.com/newsletter-signup/ Bsquared Intel Article Phishing/SMiShing and It’s Relation to Disinformation/Malinformation https://bsquaredintel.com/phishing-smishing-and-its-relation-to-disinformation-malinformation/ Related episode(s) Bsquared Intel’s Weekly Roundup 1.13.23 Click to listen/watch  Click to access show notes News Biker who tried to get away from GSP identified after he [...]

Phishing/SMiShing and It’s Relation to Disinformation/Malinformation

In this article we’re going to talk about phishing, SMiShing, disinformation, and malinformation. Phishing and SMiShing are types of cyberattacks that aim to trick individuals into giving away sensitive information. Disinformation and malinformation are information disorders that are intended to intentionally mislead, confuse, or cause harm. With respect to this, we’re going to explain how [...]

Bsquared Intel’s Weekly Roundup 1.20.23 Show Notes – NortonLifeLock & PayPal Breaches + Punycode Phishing

Show notes for Bsquared Intel’s Weekly Roundup 1.20.23 - NortonLifeLock & PayPal Breaches + Punycode Phishing CLICK HERE TO WATCH Contact us https://bsquaredintel.com/contact Newsletter signup https://bsquaredintel.com/newsletter-signup/ Bsquared Intel Article Unsuccessful Punycode Smishing Attack Leads to More Questions Than Answers https://bsquaredintel.com/unsuccessful-punycode-smishing-attack-leads-to-more-questions-than-answers/ News Thousands of Norton LifeLock customer accounts hacked – TechRadar Pro https://www.msn.com/en-gb/money/technology/thousands-of-norton-lifelock-customer-accounts-hacked/ar-AA16pigw PayPal accounts breached [...]

Unsuccessful Punycode Smishing Attack Leads to More Questions Than Answers

It’s been a while since we’ve done anything investigative, so in this article we’re going to pick apart a SMiSHing attempt we received. This one is a little more on the technical side because punycode is used in this attack, so we’ll do our best to break it down. Because this attempt is so poorly [...]