Browsing the "social engineering" Tag

New Report Shows the Success of Business Email Compromise Come from a Calculated Attack Approach

January 4th, 2020 📆 | 7666 Views ⚑

The newest data from security vendor Barracuda provides insight into exactly how attackers execute BEC attacks and what makes them

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Europol Finds Majority of Attack Groups Rely on Spear Phishing as Primary Infection Vector

December 4th, 2019 📆 | 3867 Views ⚑

A new report from Europol’s European Cybercrime Center (EC3) breaks down how targeted phishing attacks are being done, and how

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Phishing Simulations Should be Educational, not Punitive

November 25th, 2019 📆 | 7209 Views ⚑

Phishing training programs need to be focused on educating employees rather than on shaming them, according to David Spark and

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Hackers Dissect ‘Mr. Robot’ Season 4 Episode 6: ‘Not Acceptable’

November 11th, 2019 📆 | 1941 Views ⚑

Episode 6 of Mr. Robot’s final season was pretty heavy, filled with coercion, kidnapping, and threats of violence. We discussed

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[PODCAST] Understanding Social Engineering and Maintaining Healthy Paranoia

October 11th, 2019 📆 | 7783 Views ⚑

Recorded Future's Guest today was Rosa Smothers, senior vice president of cyber operations at KnowBe4, where she leads KnowBe4’s federal

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CyberheistNews Vol 9 #19 [Heads-Up] Scary New MegaCortex Ransomware Strain Discovered That Targets Your Business Network

May 6th, 2019 📆 | 1535 Views ⚑

Sophos has discovered a scary new strain of very sophisticated ransomware called MegaCortex. It was purpose-built to target corporate networks,

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