Archive | Phishing




SPF (SpeedPhish Framework) – E-mail Phishing Toolkit

SPF (SpeedPhish Framework) is a an e-mail phishing toolkit written in Python designed to allow for quick recon and deployment of simple social engineering phishing exercises. There are also other popular Phishing tools are frameworks such as: – Phishing Frenzy – E-mail Phishing Framework – Gophish – Open-Source Phishing Framework – sptoolkit Rebirth – Simple […]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Hacking Tools, Phishing, Social Engineering | Add a Comment

Phishing Frenzy – E-mail Phishing Framework

Phishing Frenzy is an Open Source Ruby on Rails e-mail phishing framework designed to help penetration testers manage multiple, complex phishing campaigns. The goal of the project is to streamline the phishing process while still providing clients the best realistic phishing campaign possible. This goal is obtainable through campaign management, template reuse, statistical generation, and […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Hacking Tools, Phishing, Social Engineering | Add a Comment

Gophish – Open-Source Phishing Framework

Gophish is a phishing framework that makes the simulation of real-world phishing attacks very straight forwards. The idea behind gophish is simple – make industry-grade phishing training available to everyone. There are various other similar tools available such as Simple Phishing Toolkit and sptoolkit Rebirth. I wonder if this is the beginning of an emergence […]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Countermeasures, Phishing | Add a Comment

sptoolkit Rebirth – Simple Phishing Toolkit

The sptoolkit (rebirth) or Simple Phishing Toolkit project is an open source phishing education toolkit that aims to help in securing the mind as opposed to securing computers. Organizations spend billions of dollars annually in an effort to safeguard information systems, but spend little to nothing on the under trained and susceptible minds that operate […]

Tags: , , , ,

Posted in: Countermeasures, Phishing | Add a Comment

ICANN Hacked Including Root DNS Systems

So another hack has been exposed, this time on ICANN – which is pretty bad. They are the database of the Internet basically, including the root zone system which is the highest authority for DNS requests. “The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is a non-profit organization that is responsible for the coordination […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Network Hacking, Phishing | Add a Comment

Hackers Break Into White House Military Network

It’s been a while, but hey I’m back! So here’s a news story that caught my eye today – it’s been a while since we’ve reported on a Spear Phishing attack, and guess what? Yes, last time it was also perpetrated by Chinese, but it was targeting Google’s Gmail. Targeted Phishing Attacks Carried Out On […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: General Hacking, Legal Issues, Phishing | Add a Comment

spt v0.6.0 – Simple Phishing Toolkit Available For Download

spt is a simple concept with powerful possibilities. It is what it’s name implies: a simple phishing toolkit. The basic idea the spt project had was “Wouldn’t it be cool if there were a simple, effective, easy to use and free (most importantly!) tool that information security professionals could use to evaluate and train what […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Countermeasures, Phishing, Security Software | Add a Comment

Russian Cyber-Crime Market Doubled In 2011

It’s been quite a while since we’ve posted any news about Russia, so here’s an article which in some ways is quite scary. The global cybercrime market is being dominated by Russian-speaking nations and their activity doubled in 2011. It’s certainly a disproportionate amount of crime when you look at their population size. Cybercrime is […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Malware, Phishing, Spammers & Scammers | Add a Comment

Targeted Phishing Attacks Carried Out On Gmail – Likely From China

It was just about a week ago when we wrote about the technical flaw in Hotmail and the fact that the Hotmail Exploit Has Been Silently Stealing E-mail for some time. The latest news is some hackers have been targeting users of the Gmail service, specifically US government officials. This comes shortly after the news […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Phishing | Add a Comment

Digital Underground Offering Cheap Botnets For Hire

Perhaps even the cyber-criminals are effected by the recent recession – botnets for hire are hitting rock-bottom rates starting at just $2. We reported back in April 2010 about the Texas Man Who Pleaded Guilty To Bot Network For Hire. They are becoming more multi-talented as well rather than just offering bot networks for DDoS […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Malware, Phishing, Spammers & Scammers | Add a Comment

Popular Tags

computer-security · darknet · exploits · fuzzing · google · hacking · hacking-networks · hacking-websites · hacking-windows · hacking tool · Hacking Tools · information gathering · malware · microsoft · network-security · Network Hacking · Password Cracking · penetration-testing · Phishing · Privacy · Python · scammers · Security · Security Software · spam · spammers · sql-injection · trojan · trojans · virus · viruses · vulnerabilities · web-application-security · web-security · Web Hacking · windows · windows-security · Windows Hacking · worms · XSS ·