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HoneyMonkey

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Interpol

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InfraGard

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CyberHoot Newsletter – June 2022

Ransomware Insurance: Prescriptive and Restrictive Insurers are drafting more restrictive and prescriptive insurance policy requirements designed to reduce the number of claims and better protect themselves and the companies they …

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Refund Vishing Scams

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Universal Authentication Framework (UAF)

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Indicators of Compromise (IoC)

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Extended Detection and Response (XDR)

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Fast Identity Online (FIDO)

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Active Directory (AD)

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Scareware

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OAuth

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Web3

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Geofencing

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Snake Keylogger Spreading Through PDFs

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CyberHoot Newsletter – May 2022

Emotet Has Reemerged as Top Malware in Circulation The HP Wolf Security threat research team has identified a 2700% increase in Emotet infections in the first quarter of 2022, re-emerging in late 2021 after …

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HTML Smuggling

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Object Identifier (OID)

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Randomization Function

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Check Digits

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3DES Encryption

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Assembly Language

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Doxxing

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Script

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Text Message Scams: A Growing Trend

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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

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Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

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7 Cybersecurity Trends in 2022 and Beyond

7 Cybersecurity Trends in 2022 and Beyond

Secure your business with CyberHoot Today!!! Sign Up Now Cybersecurity remains a top concern for businesses and individuals alike. With each year passing, new technologies emerge to protect you from …

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CyberHoot Newsletter – April 2022

Fake Emergency Search Warrants Becoming a Problem There is a new and highly effective strategy that criminal hackers are using to gather sensitive customer data from Internet Service Providers (ISPs), …

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Internet Service Provider (ISP)

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Emergency Data Request (EDR)

Secure your business with CyberHoot Today!!! Sign Up Now An Emergency Data Request (EDR) is a procedure used by U.S. Law Enforcement agencies to obtain critical data from service providers in …