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The Bad Guys Use A New Text Reversal Technique To Get Phishing Attacks Past Your Security Filters
Dark Reading reports that researchers at Inky have observed attackers using a text reversal technique to get their phishing emails past security filters. Many email security filters monitor for patterns of text that are known to be suspicious. Attackers try to craft their emails so that the security filters can’t see any suspicious text, but the message still displays correctly to the user.