Introduction Cybercriminals are clever and on the lookout for vulnerable businesses. They exploit common mistakes and flaws to breach systems, then steal, disrupt, or hold businesses for ransom. But here’s the good news: you don’t have to be an easy mark. You can make changes right now to reduce the likelihood of a successful attack.
Phishing is the cause of most cyber breaches. Most successful attacks against companies start with a phishing email. Adhering to the statements in this policy will help your company be more resilient to phishing attacks. Phishing Definition: Phishing is an email-borne attack that attempts to get you and your email software to do something malicious. Many
What is a social engineering attack? In a social engineering attack, an attacker uses human interaction (social skills) to obtain or compromise information about an organization or its computer systems. An attacker may seem unassuming and respectable, possibly claiming to be a new employee, repair person, or researcher and even offering credentials to support that