PEAK SEASONS FOR PHISHING

April 9, 2019

Cyber Criminals have a deep understanding of human nature and people’s email habits – they understand the Human Factor.  They know that hitting employees with a well-crafted email at just the right time will bring higher success rates. As a result, Cyber Criminals have some favorite times to send phishing emails, as they know exactly what will work and what won’t. Furthermore, their attention to different events such as natural disasters, and when people are emotionally vulnerable, help them in refining their attacks. What are the results? Higher rates of lost personal data, stolen money, assets, and more.

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Founded in 2005, Bishop Fox is a global information security consulting firm, serving as trusted advisors to the Fortune 1000, financial institutions, and high-tech startups. Our mission is to secure our clients and their business. Each member of our team brings expertise and perspective to the table. We put our background in government intelligence, the Fortune 100, Big 4 consulting, and global security to work for our clients. For more than a decade, we have authored best-selling security books, been cited in leading journals like Security Week and Dark Reading; been quoted in newspapers like USA Today; and been interviewed on local, national, and international television.

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