Fraudsters are targeting businesses on Facebook

Businesses which utilise Facebook and Instagram as their advertising and customer service channels are being targeted by fraudsters who attempt to gain access to their Facebook pages through impersonating a Facebook Security Team Member. In one such example the owner of a Facebook page with 10,000+ strong followers were called by a person claiming to be from Facebook Security. After talking the victim through a set of instructions the caller had been added to the administrative role for the Facebook page.

Fake Apps in Play Store delivering malware payloads

An estimated 87% of the Pokemon Go related apps available in the Google Play store are adware applications, with only 11% being legitimate.