Hackers use .om URLs for typosquatting malware attacks.

Lily Hay NewmanLILY HAY NEWMAN

Lily Hay Newman is a staff writer and the lead blogger for Future Tense.

Hackers have already developed myriad phishing and spear phishing attacks to steal personal data or gain control of computers. But here comes another one: the latest trend in cyber attacks is called typosquatting, and it’s a clever con.

Cybersecurity firm Endgame noticed recently that someone was attempting to distribute malware through the URL Netflix.om.

Source: Hackers use .om URLs for typosquatting malware attacks.

Leave a Reply