There is a big illicit business out there and it’s driven by a simple old trick: deception. Deception is at the base of many online black and gray activities, from click baiting to ransomware. Pair deception with email and what you get is email phishing. The target of e-mail phishing campaigns is inducing the victim […]
About Rodolfo Saccani
CTO and security R&D manager at Libraesva.
Before working in the security field Rodolfo Saccani lived and worked between US and Europe in heterogeneous technical fields: linux embedded systems, experimental avionics, secure telecommunication systems for hostile environments, smartTV, process control and industrial automation, clinical research, SaaS systems.
Rodolfo is also security officer in the Italian free flight organization, as CEN expert writes European norms for the certification of free flight equipment, he has been chairman of the European Safety and Training Committee of the European Hang-gliding and Paragliding Union.
Entries by Rodolfo Saccani
There are many email phishing techniques. Some phishing campaigns are mostly automated: a phishing landing page is created and a mass phishing campaign is launched to send victims to the landing page. On the attacker side, humans start getting involved only after the victims have provided personal information to the phishing landing page. Other phishing […]
From time to time a chatbot contacts me. If I have time, I enjoy to find out what kind of script the chatbot follows. This time it was on gtalk. As you can see from the following transcript, the chatbot didn’t care at all about my replies, it just waited for any input on my […]