News & Blog

Our stories.

Spear Phishing Attacks are moving to LinkedIn

However, things might have become more dangerous because these job offers are now the target of cyber criminals. Early this week, security firm eSentire warned LinkedIn users of a new Spear Phishing attack.

Who Trains the Teacher on Phishing?

A new report by the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center found that publicly disclosed cybersecurity incidents affected 377 school networks in 40 states in 2020, with 36% percent of the incidents identified as data breaches or leaks.

Local Election Officials Targeted with Suspicious Email

A report in the Wall Street Journal on October 26th described incidences of election officials within the U.S. at the local level being sent suspicious emails which appear to be purposefully targeting them due to their position within their states.

Microsoft Warns About Consent Phishing Applications

A new post by the Microsoft security team warns about a new type of phishing attack vector targeting users. Consent Phishing, as they refer to it as, targets users by asking for an egregious amount of permissions from Single-Sign-On applications.

User Credential Theft Prevention

Social engineering is the process of attacking the human, or employee, rather than the technology directly. Through social tactics, an employee is tricked into performing an action, such as installing malicious software or performing a transaction.

Ten Steps to Creating a Phishing Awareness Campaign

The following slideshare, authors Christopher Hadnagy and Michele Fincher outline ten steps to creating a phishing awareness campaign for an organization. PhishingBox provides the tools needed to easily implement such a program.