phishing

ASEC Weekly Phishing Email Threat Trends (January 15th, 2023 – January 21st, 2023)

The ASEC analysis team monitors phishing email threats with the ASEC automatic sample analysis system (RAPIT) and honeypot. This post will cover the cases of distribution of phishing emails during the week from January 15th, 2023 to January 21st, 2023 and provide statistical information on each type. Generally, phishing is cited as an attack that leaks users’ login account credentials by disguising as or impersonating an institute, company, or individual through social engineering methods. On a broader note, the act…

A Phishing Page that Changes According to the User’s Email Address (Using Favicon)

The ASEC analysis team continuously monitors phishing emails, and we have been detecting multiple phishing emails that are distributed with a changing icon to reflect the mail account service entered by the user. The following is an email distributed on January 16, 2023, warning users that their account will be shut down, prompting them to click the ‘Reactivate Now’ link if they need their account kept active. The linked phishing page steals the user’s email account and password. There are…

ASEC Weekly Phishing Email Threat Trends (January 1st, 2023 – January 7th, 2023)

The ASEC analysis team monitors phishing email threats with the ASEC automatic sample analysis system (RAPIT) and honeypot. This post will cover the cases of distribution of phishing emails during the week from January 1st, 2023 to January 7th, 2022 and provide statistical information on each type. Generally, phishing is cited as an attack that leaks users’ login account credentials by disguising as or impersonating an institute, company, or individual through social engineering methods. On a broader note, the act…

ASEC Weekly Phishing Email Threat Trends (December 25th, 2022 – December 31st, 2022)

The ASEC analysis team monitors phishing email threats with the ASEC automatic sample analysis system (RAPIT) and honeypot. This post will cover the cases of distribution of phishing emails during the week from December 25th, 2022 to December 31st, 2022 and provide statistical information on each type. Generally, phishing is cited as an attack that leaks users’ login account credentials by disguising as or impersonating an institute, company, or individual through social engineering methods. On a broader note, the act…

ASEC Weekly Phishing Email Threat Trends (December 4th, 2022 – December 10th, 2022)

The ASEC analysis team monitors phishing email threats with the ASEC automatic sample analysis system (RAPIT) and Honeypot. This post will cover the cases of distribution of phishing emails during the week from December 4th, 2022 to December 10th, 2022 and provide statistical information on each type. Generally, phishing is cited as an attack that leaks users’ login account credentials by disguising as or impersonating an institute, company, or individual through social engineering methods. On a broader note, the act…