World’s Worst Phishing Campaign

@rfdevere Blog

When considering a simulated phishing campaign, security vendors are keen to put their best foot forward. I can’t blame them because that’s how sales and marketing work. You wouldn’t want a BMW if it wasn’t “The ultimate driving machine” would …

Online Crime is Real Crime – Part 2

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In part one of this blog, I talked about our journey here. It explains why I am so hopelessly fucked off with the current state of affairs and details my relationship with Policing. I’m not some confused yuppie, I’m not …

Online Crime is Real Crime – Part 1

@rfdevere Blog

When we look at online crime, we think of it as a problem that is impossible to solve. We’ve mostly just accepted the defeat. If only we could do something we cry, “if only the challenge wasn’t so big and …

The Solution To Identity Fraud

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I really respect readers of our blog, hopefully you’ve come here to shoot down the claim in the title. I know I would if I saw it randomly on Twitter. I would drive to that persons house and argue why it …

The UKCSC

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When tasked with naming the UK Cyber Security Council – the newly minted crack cyber council from the government. It seems some blindingly obvious errors were overlooked by the committee. The first, which is simply inexcusable after the lengthy planning …

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We All Work For Namecheap

Kirstan Norman Blog

So you want to start your first phishing site. First of all, you need to purchase a domain. Something that will trick unsuspecting internet users into clicking on it and submitting their credentials. Then you have to secure a good-value …

Explain The Humans

@rfdevere ETH Series

The Explain The Humans series takes a look at common components of psychology and makes sure your security awareness program is aligned with the way real people work, learn and interact. The series will be heavily supported by the expertise …

Trust in SMS

@rfdevere Blog

Before we get into this blog, can we please just take a second to fondly remember the fallen… for many of us the source of this modern world we now feel so familiar with. You might not remember the the …

Those Who Cannot Remember The Past

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Information security is a fast paced industry. Everyday, people are dropping exciting projects on GitHub, data breaches keep journalists in work, universities teach the next generation of practitioners and security companies churn out invoices. It’s all frenetic, it’s a turbo …

Pyrotechnic Pretexts

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We recently saw a video posted by the London Fire Brigade on Twitter and it got us thinking. I’m sure followers of the blog know just what we thought already… It’s probably best to rate the London Fire Brigade on …