Beware! Scammers riding the COVID-19 wave are adapting to new scenarios as the pandemic evolves. Checkpoint recently discovered that over 192,000 coronavirus-related phishing attacks per…
Anatomy of a Rental Phishing Scam
There was an unsuccessful phishing attempt that security professional Jeffrey Ladish almost fell for. Jeffrey was house searching and was looking on Craigslist and Zillow for rental properties in San Francisco. She then reached out to a beautiful property to inquire about a tour. Despite Jeffrey’s experience being a security professional, she didn’t realize that this wasn’t a scam until the third email.