Employees easily tricked on social media with phishing attacks

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Antone Gonsalves wrote an interesting article detailing how easily employees were duped by phishing attacks associated with social media.

Antone points out how organizations are underestimating a threat that is clearly effective and easy to execute.  The cost of phishing employees remains low, while the potential payout is high.

“Employees Easily Tricked on Social Media Prime Phishing Attacks”

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  1. […] Training does help but is not a panacea, according to ThreatSim. Companies that trained their employees at least monthly cut their click-through rate to 2 percent, far lower than the 19 percent for companies that trained quarterly, according to the report. […]

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