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Phishing fears as fake Threads websites multiply
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Phishing fears as fake Threads websites multiply

Since Meta released the app as a Twitter competitor earlier this month, Threads has already received more than 100 million downloads. Over 700 fake domain names have appeared in a single day, indicating that scammers are also trying to capitalise by imitating the new social media app. The shocking discovery was revealed by cybersecurity expert Veriti, which discovered hundreds of fake URLs that directed to allegedly malicious sites registered on July 9th in a single day. Attackers are taking advantage of the heightened interest in Meta's Threads app to engage in malicious behaviour, according to Veriti. They want to trick users and spread malware, thus they create a lot of strange domains read more Phishing fears as fake Threads websites multiply. Stay informed with the best cybe...