In 2017 Kaspersky Lab's anti-phishing
technologies detected over 246 million user attempts to visit different kinds of phishing
cybersecurity firm KnowBe4's phishing
benchmark study of six million users revealed insurance, manufacturing, technology and not for profits led all other industries in falling for baseline tests.
Security researchers have discovered a phishing
attack targeted at Android users in which malicious mobile websites disguise their true domain in order to trick the user into giving up their username and password, (https://arstechnica.
, defacements, cyber-crime, attribution, intelligence
The main goal of a phishing
attack is establishment of an unreal relationship which is usually started with an email which contains an unreal URL of a bank or government department website.
Kaspersky Lab has found that the monthly average of phishing
wildcards 1 added to its anti-phishing
database has increased 17.
69 per cent of phishing
attacks are targeted at the Middle-East.
London, 27th December 2012--Research from PhishMe has uncovered the scale of the phishing
problem in UK businesses--with more than a quarter (27%) of office workers not knowing what phishing
is, yet more than three quarters (78%) responding said that they had never fallen for a phishing
of Green Armor Solutions, a leading provider of online security technology, today discussed recent comments by the Anti-Phishing
Working Group (APWG) stating that the number of phishing
sites is at an all-time high and that “no brand is safe.
We actively monitor similar domain names registered by phishers as that of the bank in order to bring down any phishing
Summary: Three quarters of IT Managers say spam remains the greatest source of phishing
threats in the workplace
is the term for the operation of cheating network users to provide private information for identity or business theft.