Latest news from Naked Security (2019/06/18)

90% off Ray-Bans? It’s a 100% Instagram SCAM!

The ads look like they’re been shared by friends, but they’re really pod people who’ve hijacked accounts.

Bella Thorne steals hacker’s thunder, publishes nude photos herself

Sheesh! At this rate, extortionists are going to have to seek alternate employment.

The US is reportedly seeding Russia’s power grid with malware

The US is alleged to have been quietly planting malware throughout Russia’s energy networks in response to years of Russian attacks on its own power grid.

Phishing attack lures victims with encrypted message alert

Why are phishing emails so enduringly popular with the bad guys? A new approach may suggest that curiosity is at play.