The world's top 10 craftiest phishing lures
The plain fact is phishing works - years after it first reared its head it still works with ease. Here we present a top ten list of phishing lures as compiled by email security-as-a-service firm Proofpoint. These represent the most common techniques based on their own filtering of messages. How may of us wouldn't be swayed to click on at least one of these?
The attack changes the DNS settings of a router using default login credentials, Proofpoint said
Statistic quirk or a sign of poor filtering?
The malicious ads exploited vulnerabilities to install the CryptoWall ransomware on computers, researchers from Proofpoint said