Thousands of Zero-Day Spear Phishing Attacks Continue to Target Covid-19 Pharmaceuticals

Thousands of Zero-Day Spear Phishing Attacks Continue to Target Covid-19 Pharmaceuticals

Three days before the end of 2020 SlashNext Threat Labs observed a flurry of spear-phishing attacks targeting companies working to deliver Covid-19 vaccines and therapeutics to curb the pandemic. Many of these ...

Constant Vigilance Required to Defeat Continually Evolving Phishing Threats

It’s been a year since states first enacted shelter in place orders, most employees began working outside their office networks at home.  In 2020, phishing attacks grew 42%, according to new data in SlashNext’s State ...
Get the Facts About the Global Year in Breach & What’s Next

Get the Facts About the Global Year in Breach & What’s Next

Get the facts about cybersecurity in 2020 to be ready for what's happening next in 2021 in The Global Year in Breach report, out now! ...

Social Engineering Attacks Hacking Humans Today

Earlier this year, SlashNext debuted “Phish Stories,” a videocast and podcast series during which cybersecurity experts discuss new zero-hour phishing attacks before a live audience of CISOs, CSOs and cybersecurity professionals. In Episode Two, ...
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Spear Phishing: How It Happens & Why You May Be at Risk

When phishing gets hyper-focused, it becomes more convincing. Learn how to spot a spear phishing attack before you “click here.” No matter what technology is available, deception is a critical... The post ...

Next-Gen Protection Essential to Prevent Evolving Phishing Attacks 

In early February, SlashNext debuted “Phish Stories,” a videocast and podcast series designed to educate cybersecurity professionals about the latest, most innovative phishing attacks challenging businesses today.     In each episode, cybersecurity experts discuss new zero-hour phishing attacks — their latest strategies, attack vectors, and technologies used to manipulate and ...

As Phishing Attacks Increase in Success, SlashNext Spear Phishing Detection Rates Highest Among Key Vendors

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Cybercriminals are using automation and AI to increase the likelihood of compromising a target. What was once spray and pray bulk phishing attacks are now mass quantities of highly target spear-phishing attacks ...
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Staggering Phishing Statistics in 2020

Did you know that 22% of all data breaches in 2020 involved phishing attacks? During the times of this globalContinue reading The post Staggering Phishing Statistics in 2020 appeared first on Kratikal ...
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Targeted Spear-Phishing on the Rise

The pandemic has presented many challenges for cybersecurity, especially COVID-19-related phishing attempts targeting employees working from home. However, security experts speaking at the Exabeam Spotlight20 virtual conference warned of an increase in ...
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$2.3M Stolen from Wisconsin GOP via BEC Attack

$2.3M Stolen from Wisconsin GOP via BEC Attack

  With Election Day just around the corner, the Republican Party of Wisconsin  revealed that $2.3M was recently stolen from election funds intended to support the re-election of President Trump.  According to ...