Valentine’s Day

Florists hit by targeted DDoS attacks in run-up to Valentine’s Day

Dozens of online florists saw themselves struck by targeted distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks leading up to Valentine’s Day this year.

David Bisson reports.

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Sexy Russian scammers would love to break your heart this Valentine’s Day

That message you received from a sexy Russian lady calling you Mr Dependable? Sorry to burst your bubble, but it’s too good to be true.

Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.

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Russian mobile users targeted by SMS Valentine Trojan

A Valentine’s Day mobile application, which promises to send an romantic MMS message to a loved one, actually hides a money-making scheme that sends expensive messages to a Russian premium rate SMS number.

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Valentine’s Day scams spread virally on Facebook

Is there a girl/boy you really like? Do you want to send them a love poem on Facebook?

If so, you could be just the kind of person that survey scammers are looking for.

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Beware of viral Valentines

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

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Public information film about Valentine eCard threat

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

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