Phishing Email Alerts
Catch of the Day: ESET Renewal Phish
Chef’s Special: Password renewal Phish
Examples of clever phish that made it past my spam filters and into my Inbox, or from clients, or reliable sources on the Internet.
I would be delighted to accept suspicious phishing examples from you. Please forward your email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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ESET Renewal Phish
My life and business partner forwarded this email to me. I decided to share it, along which the email string between us.
Password Renewal Phish
There is something of an advantage to procrastination when it comes to phishing emails such as this one. By the time I got around to researching this one, after about 5 hours, the landing page was already taken down or blocked by Firefox.
The button link resolved to https://musthavekilos.xyz/ion/ionos/1and1/
This warning was all that was left to find, no landing page.
About the Author:I am a cybersecurity and IT instructor, cybersecurity analyst, pen-tester, trainer, and speaker. I am an owner of the WyzCo Group Inc. In addition to consulting on security products and services, I also conduct security audits, compliance audits, vulnerability assessments and penetration tests. I also teach Cybersecurity Awareness Training classes. I work as an information technology and cybersecurity instructor for several training and certification organizations. I have worked in corporate, military, government, and workforce development training environments I am a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Minnesota Bloggers Conference, Secure360 Security Conference in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, the (ISC)2 World Congress 2016, and the ISSA International Conference 2017, and many local community organizations, including Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and several school districts. I have been blogging on cybersecurity since 2006 at http://wyzguyscybersecurity.com