Wednesday, 11/18/2018 08:05 AM (GMT + 7)
Recently, researchers have found hundreds of unlucky applications, and let them reduce prices to steal information and money makers.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the biggest two days of shops (which appear just after Thanksgiving). According to Adobe, Black Black and Cyber Monday last year attracted a large number of customers, which included more than $ 11.5 billion in revenue. With this advanced predecessor, cyber offenders can earn huge money from customers or retailers that are malware.
Cyber Monday and Black Friday are brilliant days for online shops, but it's also a time where warriors are more active, "said Russ Schrader, Alliance Security Network's chief executive.
In a customer survey with DomainTools Security, 62% of respondents said they would still buy broken break (NewEgg, Target, Adidas …) if there was a & # 39; price and enough promotion. good.
However, buying discounts also pose an attack risk. According to researchers at RiskIQ, the company has seen hundreds of applications and fiction websites, and Offers concessionary products aimed at stealing consumer information. In particular, researchers have found the word "Black Friday" and found that 237 out of 4,324 results were poor. Similarly, for the keyword "Cyber Monday", 44 requests out of 959 are unhappy.
"With the amount of money consumers spend on Black Friday, it is not surprising that there are many threats," said Yonathan Klijnsma, a RiskIQ researcher, in an email.
In addition, attractors have made more attacks on busy retailers. According to Kaspersky Lab's survey, from July to September, attacking controllers had an online store 9.2 million times.
Kaspersky Lab monitored 14 malware types that aim at 67 games, clothes and toys. Cybercriminals have tried to put malware to the information of stealing a credit card, said Yury Namestnikov, Kaschwilky Lab's security inspector. He noted that this malware had been so popular before, but was re-used and forwarded to online shopkeepers.
When you enter the most online shopping season of the year, buyers and retailers should be more careful, and analyze the integrity of the site before entering to information or to; download any data.
How are you safer when you buy online?
– Security experts who recommend users should avoid issues by email, visit to a website; shop just instead of clicking on the # 39; link that is linked to cybercriminals that use the font for a bug. visual
– RiskIQ says you should not download the app on Google Play and the App Store, make sure that the permissions on the installation are duplicated. Be careful if you need to reach your shopping book app or your password.
– Analyze reviews and comments on the quality of the nature of the people who have previously purchased.
An anniversary purchase time was also the time when the embroidery floor, sales sites, made many promotional advances. Before purchasing any purchases, you should carry out a detailed investigation of their program information, prices through popular websites, compare prices to make sure, avoid a wrong shoe, poor quality or higher price purchase. out of market.
For things like watches, walkers, fashion items, it's not hard to see fake goods based on price. But many people still use bargaining, and so when you see it cheap it's to be bought without paying attention to the evaluation of the merchant. before. Goods badly bad, bad and hamper when used. Not to note, when it is & # 39; buying a false focus, the users have a bad view of that brand, and # 39; affecting the maker and the real shop.
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