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By Joseph Granneman Manage Mar 05, 2015

Should enterprises enforce harsher penalties for phishing victims?

The consequences of phishing attacks could fall on the victims as enterprises start to punish employees who fall for this age-old scam. Expert Joseph Granneman discusses why this approach may have merit. Continue Reading

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By Brandan Blevins News Dec 18, 2014

Spear phishing attack led to ICANN compromise

Attackers used spear phishing emails to swipe credentials from several ICANN staff members and accessed the non-profit organization's systems. Continue Reading

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By Warwick Ashford Sep 23, 2014

Ebay under fire for inaction over phishing attacks

Auction site eBay is under fire after saying it has no plans to disallow active content in listings, despite the risk to users Continue Reading

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By Warwick Ashford Sep 18, 2014

Ebay slow to react to phishing scam

Ebay has come under fire for being slow to remove malicious links in a listing for iPhones that diverted to a phishing site Continue Reading

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By Kevin Beaver Manage Nov 03, 2014

Throw users a line to thwart an email phishing attack

Phishing attacks are the most popular causes of data breaches in the enterprise. Here are three reasons why. Continue Reading

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By Cliff Saran Dec 11, 2014

HMRC blocks 4,000 phishing sites to protect taxpayers

HMRC has taken down 4,000 illegal websites and responded to 75,000 phishing reports in a bid to tackle online fraud Continue Reading

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By Brandan Blevins News Dec 03, 2014

Expert: FIN4 phishing attacks show new operational sophistication

According to one expert, the FIN4 attack group's successful advanced phishing operations prove that phishing attacks can't be thwarted solely with user awareness training. Continue Reading

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By Nick Lewis Get Started Jun 30, 2014

Whaling attacks: Taking phishing attacks to the next level

Whaling attacks take phishing to the next level with much bigger targets. Enterprise threats expert Nick Lewis explains how to mitigate the risk. Continue Reading

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By Warwick Ashford May 13, 2014

Phishing attacks target Google accounts, warns Bitdefender

Hackers are stealing Google account passwords using a phishing attack that bypasses heuristic detection, warns Bitdefender Continue Reading

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By Cliff Saran May 06, 2014

BBC discusses the true cost of phishing prevention

Avoiding future phishing attacks requires smart people and expensive technology to analyse server logs, David Jones, head of security at the BBC Continue Reading