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  1. News

    news The Dark Side of .tk: How Free Domains Attract Phishing, Spam, and Disputes

    Despite having a population of just 1,400, until recently, Tokelau’s .tk domain had more users than any other country. Everyone online has come across a .tk––even if they didn’t realize it. Because .tk addresses were offered for free, unlike most others, Tokelau quickly became the unwitting host...
  2. News

    news The Dark Side of .tk: How Free Domains Attract Phishing, Spam, and Disputes

    Despite having a population of just 1,400, until recently, Tokelau’s .tk domain had more users than any other country. Everyone online has come across a .tk––even if they didn’t realize it. Because .tk addresses were offered for free, unlike most others, Tokelau quickly became the unwitting host...
  3. Lox

    domains Shadowy Link Shortening Service Enables Cybercrime

    by infoblox Prolific Puma controls one of the largest networks we track. Since April 2022, they have registered between 35k and 75k unique domain names. Figure 3 shows the number of unique domain names registered per day using 3 or 4 long domain labels. As we recently reported RDGAs have...
  4. Lox

    domains Shadowy Link Shortening Service Enables Cybercrime

    by infoblox Prolific Puma controls one of the largest networks we track. Since April 2022, they have registered between 35k and 75k unique domain names. Figure 3 shows the number of unique domain names registered per day using 3 or 4 long domain labels. As we recently reported RDGAs have...
  5. News

    news Domain crime: FBI raid takes down cybercrime nest Raid.lol

    An FBI raid has taken down a trio of domains pointing to a cybercrime nest, RaidForums. According to the report, the seizure of the RaidForums website, a popular marketplace for cybercriminals to buy and sell hacked data, brought unsealed criminal charges against RaidForums’ founder and chief...
  6. News

    news Domain crime: FBI raid takes down cybercrime nest Raid.lol

    An FBI raid has taken down a trio of domains pointing to a cybercrime nest, RaidForums. According to the report, the seizure of the RaidForums website, a popular marketplace for cybercriminals to buy and sell hacked data, brought unsealed criminal charges against RaidForums’ founder and chief...
  7. Future Sensors

    security “We wait, because we know you.” Inside the ransomware negotiation economics.

    “We wait, because we know you.” Inside the ransomware negotiation economics. Pepijn Hack, Cybersecurity Analyst, Fox-IT, part of NCC Group Zong-Yu Wu, Threat Analyst, Fox-IT, part of NCC Group Abstract Organizations worldwide continue to face waves of digital extortion in the form of targeted...
  8. Future Sensors

    security “We wait, because we know you.” Inside the ransomware negotiation economics.

    “We wait, because we know you.” Inside the ransomware negotiation economics. Pepijn Hack, Cybersecurity Analyst, Fox-IT, part of NCC Group Zong-Yu Wu, Threat Analyst, Fox-IT, part of NCC Group Abstract Organizations worldwide continue to face waves of digital extortion in the form of targeted...
  9. Future Sensors

    security 6 Most Common Causes of Data Leaks in 2021

    6 Most Common Causes of Data Leaks in 2021 The trend of global data breach events is steep and still continuing to tilt upwards. According to the latest data breach investigation report by IBM and the Ponemon Institute, data breach costs in 2021 have reached a record high. Last year, the...
  10. Future Sensors

    security 6 Most Common Causes of Data Leaks in 2021

    6 Most Common Causes of Data Leaks in 2021 The trend of global data breach events is steep and still continuing to tilt upwards. According to the latest data breach investigation report by IBM and the Ponemon Institute, data breach costs in 2021 have reached a record high. Last year, the...
  11. Future Sensors

    security Hitting the BlackMatter gang where it hurts: In the wallet

    Hitting the BlackMatter gang where it hurts: In the wallet Earlier this year, Emsisoft researchers discovered a critical flaw in the BlackMatter ransomware that allowed them to help victims recover their files without paying a ransom, preventing millions of dollars falling into the hands of...
  12. Future Sensors

    security Hitting the BlackMatter gang where it hurts: In the wallet

    Hitting the BlackMatter gang where it hurts: In the wallet Earlier this year, Emsisoft researchers discovered a critical flaw in the BlackMatter ransomware that allowed them to help victims recover their files without paying a ransom, preventing millions of dollars falling into the hands of...
  13. Lox

    information Dark Web Price Index 2021

    Notable corporations and organizations like NASA, McDonald’s, Visa, MasterCard, Microsoft, T-Mobile, Lockheed Martin, Google, even cybersecurity companies FireEye and SolarWinds have all been victims to serious breaches in 2020 alone. Where does all of this leaked information end up? For sale...
  14. Lox

    information Dark Web Price Index 2021

    Notable corporations and organizations like NASA, McDonald’s, Visa, MasterCard, Microsoft, T-Mobile, Lockheed Martin, Google, even cybersecurity companies FireEye and SolarWinds have all been victims to serious breaches in 2020 alone. Where does all of this leaked information end up? For sale...
  15. News

    security Domain Data: A Common Denominator in Threat Detection Techniques

    The concept of outsourcing presents several options as external providers assemble their respective stacks of technological solutions to match various companies’ needs. This post discusses what those options are and how domain data serves as a vital threat intelligence source regardless of the...
  16. News

    security Domain Data: A Common Denominator in Threat Detection Techniques

    The concept of outsourcing presents several options as external providers assemble their respective stacks of technological solutions to match various companies’ needs. This post discusses what those options are and how domain data serves as a vital threat intelligence source regardless of the...
  17. mems

    news 'Short, Brutal Lives': The Life Expectancy for Malicious Domains

    Domain Name System (DNS) pioneer Paul Vixie for more than three years has been calling for a "cooling off" period for newly created Internet domain names as a way to deter cybercrime and other abuses. Domain names registered and spun up in less than a minute only encourage and breed malicious...
  18. mems

    news 'Short, Brutal Lives': The Life Expectancy for Malicious Domains

    Domain Name System (DNS) pioneer Paul Vixie for more than three years has been calling for a "cooling off" period for newly created Internet domain names as a way to deter cybercrime and other abuses. Domain names registered and spun up in less than a minute only encourage and breed malicious...
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    negotiable FIREWALLS.NET - 22 year old premium domain.

    Domain Age: 21 Years Highly Searched: “firewalls” receives over 1.500,000 searches per month on Google. Competitive: Advertisers pay up to $30 per click to advertise under “firewalls”. HUGE Opportunity High EstiBot Valuation Taking all kind of offers so pm your best offer and I will consider...
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    negotiable FIREWALLS.NET - 22 year old premium domain.

    Domain Age: 21 Years Highly Searched: “firewalls” receives over 1.500,000 searches per month on Google. Competitive: Advertisers pay up to $30 per click to advertise under “firewalls”. HUGE Opportunity High EstiBot Valuation Taking all kind of offers so pm your best offer and I will consider...
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