Kaspersky Lab Outlines Major Phishing Threat Facing Companies in April
TweakTown, By Michael Hatamoto
to compromise users continued to find new and innovative ways to target
unsuspecting users in April, launching malicious attachments and conducting
well-coordinated phishing attacks, according to security company Kaspersky Lab.
Email and search engines were the most popular targets,
accounting for 31.9 percent of attacks, with social media in second with 23.8
percent, and financial and payment organizations slotted in third with 13
percent. The most notable target in April was Chinese telecommunications
company Tencent, with criminals seizing user logins and passwords. Read more.