Advisory

Parcel Delivery Scams

ⓘ This advisory addresses an uptick in parcel delivery scams. Attention constituent:  CIRT-BS is observing an uptick in parcel delivery scams involving threat actors impersonating Bahamas Postal Services’ (BPS) website to solicit payment and personally identifiable information from members of the general public. Actors are sending SMS messages from the telephone number “+0123456789” advising recipients […]

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Consumer Loan Scams

Attention Constituent:  We would like to inform you about a series of consumer loan scams originating from actors posing as third-party representatives of financial institutions, including Central Bank of The Bahamas and Bank of The Bahamas Limited. Sources: https://www.centralbankbahamas.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/BOBBankofSolutions/ CIRT-BS reminds you that scammers often attempt to draw on your emotions by creating a sense

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Introduction to Cybersecurity

Imagine the chaos of a world where your online financial systems are compromised daily, you have difficulty accessing email accounts when you want to, and your local meteorologists cannot detect the next storm before it happens. This is a glimpse into the reality of a world without cybersecurity. CISA, the United States’ Cybersecurity & Infrastructure

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Understanding Akira Ransomware and Ransomware Trends: A Comprehensive Analysis

Author: Marcus Knowles Jr. CIRT Analyst In the rapidly evolving landscape of cybersecurity, ransomware attacks have emerged as one of the most pervasive and damaging threats to businesses worldwide. Among the myriad ransomware families, one name has been making headlines – Akira. Understanding the origins, evolution, and tactics employed by Akira is crucial in the

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Holiday Shopping Awareness Guide

Cyber Steward’s Guide to Online Christmas Shopping

Cyber Steward’s Guide to Online Christmas Shopping Spot the Real Deals Learn the difference between genuine offers and too-good-to-be-true scams. Secure Your Transactions Use trusted payment methods and ensure the website’s security before entering your details. Keep Software Updated Running the latest security software is your first defence against cyber threats. Watch Out for Fake

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month Overview

Safer Students — Get Safe Online

Keep Your Students Safer Students spend much time online in today’s digital world. Online is great fun, but cyberbullying, oversharing, and clickjacking may cause them harm. Get Safe Online provides valuable information to prepare students to navigate the online world. We want every student while online to say with confidence #lAmSafer. Visit getsafeonline.bs to find

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