The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report includes vast information on security related issues. Spam, phishing and malware data are captured through a variety of sources. These resources give Symantec’s analysts unparalleled sources of data with which to identify, analyze and provide informed commentary on emerging trends in attacks, malicious code activity, phishing and spam. The annual Symantec Internet Security Threat Report gives enterprises, small businesses and consumers the essential information to secure their systems effectively now and into the future.
Over the years, phishing campaigns have become much easier to operate, thanks to the evolving cybercriminal marketplace. Attackers will cooperate, with some specializing in phishing kits, and other selling them on to other scammers who want to conduct phishing campaigns. Symantec has reported a concerning increase in the number and sophistication of phishing attempts, targeting specific departments within organizations.
Running simulated phishing tests will determine your employees' susceptibility to social engineering and phishing scams. Train your employees and help them identify spear phishing and ransomware attacks.