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Phishing with Worms — The Greatest Password Theft I’ve Ever Seen

I got hit by a devastating worm that spread through phishing. This is how it worked and what I learned from it.

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A long time ago in a world without Multi-Factor Authentication…

The first report came in shortly after 10 am. A user had fallen victim to a phishing attack. Their account was spamming out an unusual amount of email…

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