Spear-Fishing Diver

What is spear-phishing?

spear phishing Spear phishing is an email-spoofing attack that targets a specific organization or individual, seeking unauthorized access to sensitive information. Spear-phishing attempts are not typically initiated by random hackers, but are more likely to be conducted by perpetrators out for financial gain, trade secrets or military information.As with emails used in regular phishing expeditions, spear phishing… Continue Reading What is spear-phishing?

Fishing Bobber

What is a phishing email and How to spot the scam

Phishing is a type of online scam where criminals send an email that appears to be from a legitimate company and ask you to provide sensitive information. This is usually done by including a link that will appear to take you to the company’s website to fill in your information – but the website is a… Continue Reading What is a phishing email and How to spot the scam

10 Tips on Detecting Phishing Emails

Phishing attacks are more rampant than ever before, rising by more than 162 percent from 2010 to 2014. They cost organizations around the globe $4.5 billion every year and over half of internet users get at least one phishing email per day. The best defense companies have against phishing attacks is to block malicious emails before they reach customers… Continue Reading 10 Tips on Detecting Phishing Emails

microsoft-office

Launch Day! – Office 2016

Using Microsoft Office has been like a time warp recently. Stuck using its 90s-era technology, its been eclipsed by online collaboration tools like Google Apps, Slack, and Trello. That ends today. Introducing Office 2016: The new way to work in the modern office. At first, Office 2016 looks and feels like Office 2013. No dramatic… Continue Reading Launch Day! – Office 2016