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FTC Announces Major Crackdown on Vishing

The Federal Trade Commission and law enforcement plan to file charges against several companies and individuals as part of a major government clampdown on illegal robocalls.

Scammers plant links in Google Calendar

Have you received a calendar invite recently and something just did not feel right, Phishing Scammers are now accessing your calendar. Do not accept suspicious invites. Read some tips and find a link to the full article blow.

Indiana Pacers Basketball team falls for Phishing Attack

"The Indiana Pacers franchise, Pacers Sports & Entertainment (PSE), fell victim to a phishing attack which resulted in unauthorized gaining access to emails containing personal information related to a limited number of individuals."

What is the phishing failure rate by industry?

Employee security awareness should include phishing prevention training. This training should include phishing simulation. However, what is an expected phishing failure rate? The following article outlines phishing failure rates by industry.

New Microsoft Graph Feature

We are pleased to announce a new and improved way to Import Groups and Targets using Microsoft. Below are instructions and on how to import using Microsoft Graph API.

New Admin Features & Meet Our New Customer Success Manager

Manage System Emails: You now have the ability to fully customize the look, feel, and content for system generated emails; including branding.System Email Logs: This new section allows users to view a log of all system emails that were...

Reply-to Catchall & Phishing Reported Button

PhishingBox will now catch all replies sent to one of our system domains. We can now tell you if an email bounces, an autoresponder sends a response or the actual target replies to the email.

Updated User Guide - v4.2

Updated User Guide highlighting the new platform features. New Template Library and Template Editor Functionality

EY Global Information Security Survey - 2018

EY is a global leader in in assurance and advisory services. For several decades EY has been conducting a Global Information Security Survey (GISS). The 2018 security survey from EY provides some valuable insight into the cybersecurity threat. Cyb

Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report - 2018

In its eleventh edition, the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) continues to be a wealth of information for security professionals. Email threats, such as phishing, continue to be a problem.

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report 2018

The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report continues to be a valuable resource for companies to understand current threat vectors. The report highlights current threats and provides specific statistics related to these threats.

PhishingBox Launches ‘Phishing Reply Tracking’ Feature

PhishingBox launches 'Phishing Reply Tracking' to combat against CEO Fraud and Business Email Compromise phishing scams to help companies spot these attacks and allow them to deploy the necessary employee training and awareness to lower risk.

Phishing Alert - The Domain Name Renewal Scam

The PhishingBox team has recently noticed a surge in phishing scams related to renewing domain names, web/email hosting, etc., and we want to give some insights on ways to identify the scam and protect yourself from falling victim.

New Position: Account Manager

We are accepting applications for a full-time Account Manager, to work alongside the existing sales team in Lexington, KY. Experience in sales is required. Technology or software sales experience is a plus, but not required.

APWG Phishing Activity Trends Report | 4th Quarter 2016

The APWG Phishing Activity Trends Report for 4th Quarter 2016 indicates that the total number of phishing attacks in 2016 was 1,220,523, which is a 65% increase over 2015. Phishing activity in early 2016 was the highest ever recorded by APWG since i

Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government

The Licking County government offices in Ohio, including the police force have been shut down by ransomware. It’s clear that someone in the office caught a bug in a phishing scam or by downloading it and now their servers are locked up.

Email Phishing Scams

The style of identity theft is extremely widespread because of the ease with which unsuspecting people share personal information. Phishing scams often lure people with spam email and instant messages requesting people to verify their account or confirm their billing address through what is actually a malicious website. Email phishing scams are carried out by tech-savvy con artists and identity th...