Cyber Crime

Nigerian government website found to be infected with a DHL phishing page – Cyware

The website belonging to the Nigerian National Assembly contained a fraudulent web page that asked DHL credentials from the victims. The page is connected to a phishing kit active since June 2017 which is used by many attackers. A Nigerian government website was compromised by attackers to host a phishing page to steal DHL users’ …

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Police hit Australian immigration centre over alleged AU$3m business email scam – ZDNet.

NSW Police allege a 43-year-old Nigerian man was coordinating a AU$3 million business email compromise scam from within an Australian immigration detention centre. The New South Wales Police has charged four members of an alleged fraud syndicate, as part of an ongoing investigation into business email compromise (BEC) scams run across the state. Strike Force …

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Nigerian Hackers Attempt to Steal Millions From Shipping Firms

Secureworks has recently discovered a threat actor whose business email compromise (BEC) campaigns focus solely on global maritime shipping companies and their customers. Named GOLD GALLEON, the group is said to have attempted to steal at least $3.9 million from their intended victims between June 2017 and January 2018 alone. Overall, the group attempts to …

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