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Definitionphishing

Phishing is a form of fraud in which an attacker masquerades as a reputable entity or person in email or...Read More

Relaxed security lets email phishing sink an organization

By Kevin Beaver 04 Dec 2017

Email phishing attacks are often the result of incomplete security. IT pros must follow a strict security protocol to protect organizations from these types of vulnerabilities. Read More

Google Docs phishing attack: How does it work?

By Nick Lewis 26 Oct 2017

A Google Docs phishing attack used OAuth tokens to affect more than a million Gmail users. Nick Lewis explains how it happened, and how to defend against such an attack. Read More

More than one million new phishing sites created each month

By Warwick Ashford 21 Sep 2017

Phishing attacks continue to increase in volume and sophistication, according to researchers at security firm Webroot Read More

Flashpoint warns of under-the-radar phishing campaigns

By Warwick Ashford 24 Aug 2017

Simple but hard-to-detect phishing campaigns are targeting all industry sectors as a key enabler of business email compromise attacks, security analysts warn Read More

Phishing research shows troubling trends for enterprise users

By Rob Wright 27 Jul 2017

Karla Burnett of Stripe presented sobering results of phishing research from her company at Black Hat 2017, suggesting phishing training is ineffective against today's threats. Read More

Australia's state of cyber security report reveals rise in phishing attacks

By Beverley Head 13 Oct 2017

Amid growing cyber threats, the country's cyber security centre calls for businesses to be more open about cyber incidents and plug potential loopholes in their supply chains Read More

How can users identify phishing techniques and fraudulent websites?

By Nick Lewis 22 Jun 2017

A Gmail phishing attack brought users to fake login pages designed to look like Google's. Expert Nick Lewis explains how users can prevent similar phishing attacks. Read More

Educate users to avert email phishing attacks

By Reda Chouffani 13 Jun 2017

Attackers work day and night thinking up new ways to bypass IT security. Educate users on ways to avoid email phishing attacks so you can rest easy. Read More

Catching phish: How to avoid users getting hooked

By Cliff Saran 01 Jun 2017

Effective IT security boils down to user education. We find out how one company got on with testing its staff Read More

Phishing gets personal with fake Google Docs app

By Warwick Ashford 04 May 2017

A phishing scam targeting users of Google Docs demonstrates that attacks on personal accounts to steal credentials and other personal data are likely to increase to get around corporate security controls Read More