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PayPal phishing email

In this article we are going to warn of a PayPal phishing email that is making a massive theft of customer data a little less than a week ago.

Updated! January 2018

A new wave of PayPal phishing emails has been detected with the following subject:

[Reminder Statement Update] Statement sign-in and checking account, Emailed on 07/01/2018

It comes theoretically from the sender "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." but if we look at the actual address, it is really:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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La Caixa phishing email

A couple of days ago I received an email on the internet that caught my attention.

According to the sender, he said " la Caixa " and it was in relation to the coordinate card .

For those who do not know "la Caixa", it is a Spanish bank that is legally owned by Caixabank. In particular it has one of the safest computer systems and with more investment compared to the other Catalan entities.

Yes, at the client level is not the best place to get a return on savings, in fact usually had to pay symbolically just to enter the office, but well that is another issue that does not have much to do with this blog.

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What are cookies?

Cookies are data files (usually in binary format) that store user information (which browses the web page), on the user's own device.

There are several types of cookies : oriented to technical issues, such as the management of the session and the personalization of the web based on the user profile.

Another type are advertising cookies (without behavioral aspects). Others include geolocation information (the user's location), others record browsing habits, and then display advertising based on their purchase interests.

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