Author: nerdosaur

Fake and Look-alike Domains used in Phishing

What’s a look-alike domain? Hackers sometimes use look-alike domains to confuse victims.  Look-alike domains look very similar to common domains, but are actually completely different.  An example is lbm.com vs. ibm.com  –notice the ‘l’ instead of ‘i’. The strategy is rather simple; divert the end-user to the look-alike domain while waiting for them to enter…

Add a Report Phishing Button in Outlook

Add a ‘report phishing’ button in Outlook; forward spam and phishing emails to your internal security team the right way! NOTE:  This article has been updated with an additional easier option for building an enterprise-wide phishing button.  Check it out here.   PhishMe offers a great solution for the enterprise with its anti-phishing training and phishing simulations.   The…