Four New Social Engineering Scams To Look Out For In 2014

By | April 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Symantec’s 2014 Internet Security Threat Report recently revealed that spear phishing campaigns increased 91 percent in 2013. In addition to the increased number of spear phishing* campaigns, cyber criminals are also using stronger phishing tactics, Stacy Collett at Network World reports. Collett shared Chief Hacker at Chris Hadnagy’s experience with spear-phishing. He has seen [...]

News Recap: Social Engineering Threats to Businesses

By | February 27th, 2014|Uncategorized|

A few weeks ago, we shared the story of @N_is_stolen; where Naoki Hiroshima’s online accounts were attacked and held at ransom, in order to have access to his Hiroshima’s coveted “$50,000” Twitter handle. A recent update in his story arose: Twitter was able resolve the incident by restoring Naoki with his @N handle. Megan Guess [...]

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