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DocuSign confirms customer emails were stolen and used in phishing campaign

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DocuSign, the owner of eSignature, one of the most popular digital signature services, said today that a database of customer emails was breached and used in a phishing campaign that began last week. The phishing emails were designed to look like they were sent by DocuSign and had subject lines that said “Completed: [domain name]  – Wire transfer for […]




Prominent Mexican Journalist Shot and Killed in Daylight Attack

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On 15 May 2017, veteran reporter Javier Valdez Cárdenas (who reported extensively on the Mexican drug trade) was shot and killed in an attack near the offices of the newspaper he co-founded in Mexico. He was 50. Valdez’s weekly publication, Ríodoce, confirmed his death, saying he was “intercepted” by unidentified gunmen while driving. The newspaper […]




ABX SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action …

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?Gmail Docs phishing attack: Google targets devs with tighter web app ID checks

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Apps that request user data will now need to undergo a manual review process that may take up seven days. Image: Getty Images Google is slowing down the process for publishing web applications to prevent a repeat of the phishing attack that abused users’ trust in its sign-in system with a fake Google Docs app. […]




Is Sean Spicer Wearing Mismatched Shoes?

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CLAIM A photograph shows Sean Spicer wearing one black shoe and one brown shoe. MIXTURE RATING MIXTURE ORIGIN On 13 March 2017, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer accompanied Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney as they met with reporters to discuss the Congressional Budget […]




Phishing For Compliments: Smart Gift-Giving & Avoiding Scams On Mother’s Day

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In this May 6, 2010 file photo, Beth Durkin makes Mothers Day flower arrangements at a Little Rock, Ark., florist shop. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, file) Mother’s Day is one of the biggest shopping holidays in the United States. Chances are that if you haven’t bought something by now, you’re scrambling – likely on the internet […]




Is Chick-fil-A Offering Free Food for Mother’s Day?

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CLAIM Chick-fil-A is offering free Mother’s Day lunches on 14 May 2017. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN In May 2016, an image posted online promoted the false claim that the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain would be offering a “free Mother’s Day lunch” that month. Although the picture displays an array of items from the Chick-fil-A menu, it […]




Google revises app review process following phishing attacks

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Google already has a policy requiring that web app names must be unique to any single application. The company plans to update its publishing process, assessment systems and user-facing consent pages to “better detect spoofed or misleading application identities.” In addition, if a web app requests user data, it may undergo a manual review, much […]




Was Winston-Salem Student Kendra Shanice Reid Murdered on Video?

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CLAIM A video shows two men lynching Kendra Shanice Reid. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN A disturbing video purportedly showing two white men lynching a young black woman in a room decorated with the confederate flag went viral shortly after news broke that Winston-Salem State University student Kendra Shanice Reid had died from asphyxiation by hanging in April 2017. […]




Bank of France warns of phishing attempts using its name | Reuters

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PARIS France’s central bank on Tuesday said there had been an increase in phishing attempts using its name and logo and email addresses purporting to be Bank of France ones. The Bank of France in a statement called the general public “to be very vigilant”. (Reporting by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Alison Williams) Article source: […]




Did a Muslim Man Rape a 13-Year-Old Girl and Get Beaten by Trump Supporters?

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CLAIM An American Muslim man raped a 13-year-old girl in Ohio, and then was beaten by Trump supporters. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN On 26 April 2017, RedInfo.us posted a grisly picture of a badly battered man in a hospital bed with the inflammatory headline, “BREAKING: This is American Muslim who rape 13 years old girl […]




Did a Muslim Man Rape a 13-Year-Old Girl and Get Beaten by Trump Supporters?

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CLAIM An American Muslim man raped a 13-year-old girl in Ohio, and then was beaten by Trump supporters. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN On 26 April 2017, RedInfo.us posted a grisly picture of a badly battered man in a hospital bed with the inflammatory headline, “BREAKING: This is American Muslim who rape 13 years old girl […]




Did a Muslim Man Rape a 13-Year-Old Girl and Get Beaten by Trump Supporters?

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CLAIM An American Muslim man raped a 13-year-old girl in Ohio, and then was beaten by Trump supporters. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN On 26 April 2017, RedInfo.us posted a grisly picture of a badly battered man in a hospital bed with the inflammatory headline, “BREAKING: This is American Muslim who rape 13 years old girl […]




Ironscales phishing for partners following UK launch

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The 2017 MSP Global Pricing Report The Global Pricing Survey is back, and continues to be an essential industry insight for the channel. This year’s report is informed by owners and operators of over 900 MSPs of varying sizes, spread across the globe. To find out about MSP market divergence, success and focuses, download now. […]