Tag Archives: Spam

FRAUD ALERT

Frauds involving collusion between employees and suppliers have been around for decades and will no doubt continue. However, over recent months we have noticed an increase in “Payment Diversion” and “Fake President/Fake Director” frauds. Payment diversion Fraud This is a simple fraud committed by a third party targeting a company’s accounts/finance function and entails a […]

Internet Explorer’s Use-after-free Vulnerability

Just a couple of weeks after news about the Heartbleed bug wreaked havoc in the Internet security world, another serious vulnerability has been discovered, this time affecting Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE). This particular flaw is a ‘use-after-free’ vulnerability, allowing hackers to inject malware into certain websites and then trick users into visiting those websites through spam emails […]