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Phishing Tests For Employees

Phishing Tests For Employees

What is Phishing Test or Phishing Simulation?  Phishing Test is a cyber security program that allows organizations to send a phishing email that looks real but is completely fake to their employees to test their users. Phishing tests are designed to allow employees to detect phishing attacks and their variants [...]

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Phishing Threat Campaigns

Phishing Threat Campaigns

Phishing Threat Campaigns – Who are the biggest targets of phishing threats? End-users are the most affected targets against phishing scams since they are targets of many spear-phishing attacks. 1. What are Phishing Threat Campaigns?  Phishing Threat Campaigns are used in phishing simulation campaigns which utilises many email scams that bypass the email [...]

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What Belongs in a Security Awareness Program

What Belongs in a Security Awareness Program?

What Belongs in a Security Awareness Program? – Security is also a people problem. Security awareness is as important as technical security. As I said in my other blogs, people are the last line of security, so Security Awareness Programs are crucial. In this blog, I’m going to discuss [...]

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Get Protected Against Phishing Attacks

What is a Phishing Attack & How To Get Protected Against It

What is a Phishing Attack and How To Get Protected Against Phishing Attacks – One of the biggest problems on the internet today is the lack of phishing awareness.  In this blog, I will talk about what is phishing and how to get protected against it. Also, we will [...]

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What are 2020 Phishing Attack Techniques

What are 2020 Phishing Attack Techniques?

What are 2020 Phishing Attack Techniques – Fraudsters started looking for different ways to scam people on the internet nowadays. Technology develops, so do their attacking techniques. Having information on how they attack  is the best way to prevent them. In this blog, I will be taking about the [...]

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Spear-Phishing Attacks Are on The Rise

Spear-Phishing Attacks Are on the Rise in 2020

Spear-phishing attacks are on the rise in 2020 – Many organisations have changed their working principles due to Covid-19, and they have adopted remote working principles. However, this has brought challenges since the employees can’t reach the IT Security Teams directly. In this blog, I am going to discuss [...]

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US Hospitals Have Increased Email Security Against CEO Fraud

US Hospitals Have Increased Email Security Against CEO Fraud

Email Security Against CEO Fraud – With the latest ransomware warnings from federal agencies, some Massachusetts healthcare institutions have strengthened their email security mechanisms and increased email security. The process of filtering external emails has been accelerated or outcoming emails are temporarily blocked completely. 1- Why Hospitals Increased Email Security [...]

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Whaling

Whaling

In this blog, we are going to discuss  the  Whaling attack that evolved in the last couple of years targeting someone like a top-level executive like a senior executive at a corporation. Whaling attacks have seen a sharp rise and are expected to go up, as according to the [...]

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2020 EmaIl SecurIty Trends and Challenges

2020 Email Security Trends and Challenges Organisations Need to Know

Email security or email protection is a sort of method to manage to secure email communication and accounts, and keep information safe within email against unauthorized access, loss, or compromise. (See our article,  10 Email Security Risks in 2020). Email is the main means that often used by cybercriminals to [...]

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Incident Response Plan

PROTECTING YOUR EMPLOYEES’ INBOXES FROM PHISHING THREATS: INCIDENT RESPONSE

Incident response has been critical today since cybercriminals know ways to trick their targets to get information out of them. They mostly employ Phishing and spear phishing techniques that are intended to make through your organization’s defences by using a fake email to deceive your employees into disclosing sensitive [...]

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