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#Phishing is more than 20 years old, but still represents more than 90% of targeted attacks. The reason is simple: it works: http://www.slideshare.net/Proofpoint/the-proofpoint-credential-phishing-handbook #BEC
Phishing is more than 20 years old, but still represents more than 90% of targeted attacks. The reason is simple: it works. The Credential Phishing Handbook fr…
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[Update] CryptXXX 2.0: #Ransomware Authors Strike, Render Free Decryption Tool Ineffective: https://www.proofpoint.com/us/threat-insight/post/cryptxxx2-ransomware-authors-strike-back-against-free-decryption-tool via Proofpoint Threat Insight team
Dubbed "CryptXXX", this new ransomware is currently asking a relatively high $500 per computer to unlock encrypted files. With over 90,000 sites currently compromised by Angler, the potential impact of the new ransomware by experienced actors is significant. Learn more about CryptXXX.
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Amazing that so many people fall for   #phishing  ...
 
#Phishing is more than 20 years old, but still represents more than 90% of targeted attacks. The reason is simple: it works...
Phishing is more than 20 years old, but still represents more than 90% of targeted attacks. The reason is simple: it works. The Credential Phishing Handbook fr…
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Imposter emails spoof senders so they appear to be from the CEO, CFO, other executives, or even outside parties such as partners and vendors. http://buff.ly/1pf4289 #InfoSec  
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The Imposter In The Machine: Understand The Motives And Mayhem Of Imposter Emails Whitepaper: https://www.proofpoint.com/us/id/ImpostorEmailMachine 
Some of the topics covered include:

- How Impostor Email Works: Trends and Tactics
- How Impostors Fake You Out
- Dealing with the Impostor
- Defenses Against Impostor Mayhem 
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In 2016, Proofpoint has already seen a 150% rise in #SocialMedia phishing compared to 2015: https://go.proofpoint.com/sign-up-for-a-demo …
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Phishing is more than 20 years old, but still represents more than 90% of targeted attacks. The reason is simple: it works. The Credential Phishing Handbook fr…
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#Ransomware is back in a big way with new variants and techniques emerging regularly. Email malicious message volume up 800% in the past 12 months : https://www.proofpoint.com/us/quarterly-threat-summary  #Proofpoint  
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Watch For Imposter Emails - If you receive email with one or more of the following, double-check: http://buff.ly/1pf4289   #Phishing  
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Hook, Line, and Sinker: Discover how credential phishing is evolving and how to stop it: http://bddy.me/1UDbEPS
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Excellent advice from information security pros - Facebook scammers: expert advice on how to stay safe: http://buff.ly/1LN3FN4
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  • Accellion
    Social Media Manager, present
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I crave social media. Dig sports, Pixar, traveling, funny people, theme parks and great meals. Blogger & 140- character short story writer. Hate laundry! http://socialmediatrifecta.wordpress.com/
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