Don’t bite on these 3 top email phishing lures
Ingram Micro, wholesaler of IT products and services, headquartered in Irvine, California, recently published an article about biting on email phishing lures. That very cleverly put reality explains on a fish platter why Ransomware is doing a billion dollar business. In spite of the complex technological warfare against the cyber security crime, the simple fact is that people still bite.
Losses to phishing campaigns in 2016 amounted to $1 billion globally for all ransomware. Yes, you need a firewall, a robust backup solution and strong antivirus software. However, you simply cannot get away from the fact that the troupes in the trenches may circumvent all your best technological efforts by irresponsibly clicking on a phishing lure that looks innocent enough, but hooks them good.
Here are the top three lures, designed to attract the unsuspecting. Read more →