Tag - information security awareness

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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Baiting

Baiting

In this blog, we are going to discuss Baiting which is a common method of a Social Engineering attack the others include phishing, pretexting, watering holes, quid pro quo and tailgating.  1. What is Baiting? Baiting is Phishing’s devious cousin. As the name suggests, Baiting involves luring an unsuspecting victim with [...]

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Watering Hole Attacks

Watering Hole Attacks

“What are watering hole attacks” and “how to mitigate them” have been some of the most frequently asked questions people are looking to find answers to today. In this article, we will cover the definition of watering hole attacks, provide some real examples, and conclude with measures that can [...]

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Keepnet Ninjio cyber security phishing awareness training

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 1, EPISODE 4, SUNNY PICTURES SPEAR PHISHING

Keepnet Ninjio cyber security phishing awareness training – register for free now.  As we saw in the Sunny Pictures Episode, Janine was caught right in the middle of a Spear Phishing attack.  The attacker did their homework on Janine,  figured out where she worked, and what department she was in.  They [...]

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