The 5 Cornerstones for an Effective Cyber Security Awareness Training

It’s not news that phishing attacks are getting more complex and happening more often. This year alone, APWG reported a record-breaking total of 1,097,811 phishing attacks. These attacks continue to target organizations and individuals to gain their sensitive information.  The hard news: they’re often successful, have a long-lasting negative impact on your organization and employees, including:

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Hackers Target Job Seekers Using Malicious Microsoft Word Document

Researchers at Cisco Talos revealed a malicious campaign that deploys Cobalt Strike beacons on compromised hosts. The attack involves a multistage and modular infection chain with fileless, malicious scripts. This attack is a email with a malicious Microsoft Word document attachment which exploits the vulnerability tracked as (CVE-2017-0199), a remote code execution issue in Microsoft […]

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Google Docs Scam Still Pose a Risk

  A phishing attack known as the “Google Docs worm” proliferated over the internet in May 2017. It impersonated Google Docs and requested full access to Gmail accounts’ emails and contact lists via specific web apps. Since the requests seemed to emerge from people the target knew, the scam worked so well. If they gave […]

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