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Social Engineering Attack Escalation

on August 17, 2017 | by David Pickett | attack, Digital Degenerate, phishing, Ransomware, sans, securetide, Security Risks, social engineering, Spam, survey, trojan

Attack Overview and Statistics SANS Institute conducted a survey on how attackers were able to compromise user devices. They found 74 percent entered via an email attachment or email links, 48 percent from web based drive-by or download, and 30 percent through application vulnerabilities. Phishin ... read more