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DEFINITION: Pretexting is a form of social engineering in which an individual lies about his identity or purpose to obtain privileged data about another individual. A pretexter may then use this data to engage in identity theft or corporate espionage. Pretexting may be employed by telephone or email, through customer service instant messaging or a company Web site. A pretexter may use a variety of strategies  … 

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3 Indicators to Monitor for Business Email Compromise (BEC)
sponsored by CI Security
WHITE PAPER: Since March 2020, cybercriminals have been exploiting email inboxes at an unprecedented rate with 19-related phishing attacks and business email compromise (BEC) scams. This white paper identifies the 3 most common indicators of a BEC attack, the FBI’s list of BEC red flags, and best practices for lowering your risk.
Posted: 17 Jul 2020 | Published: 17 Jul 2020

CI Security

Fayolle Preempts Cyberattacks and Persistent Threats
sponsored by Malwarebytes
CASE STUDY: In this case study, follow the story of Fayolle, a French engineering and construction company, as they partner with Malwarebytes to address the rise in cyberattacks as a result of a cloud environment transition. Download the study now to uncover Fayolle’s results.
Posted: 13 Feb 2020 | Published: 13 Feb 2020

Malwarebytes

Detecting Malicious Domains Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
sponsored by DomainTools
WHITE PAPER: As cybercriminals deploy more sophisticated attack methods to avoid detection, organizations need to ensure their security tactics can evolve at the pace of these threats. Download this white paper to take a closer look at how machine learning & AI can bolster your security by detecting malicious activity across various domains.
Posted: 03 Feb 2020 | Published: 03 Feb 2020

DomainTools

Web Security Technical Deep Dive
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: In this time of uncertainty, cloud and internet-based technologies are under greater threat than ever before. An influx of malware and phishing attacks means that businesses, if not properly protected, are in jeopardy. Read this technical deep dive to learn what you can do to ramp up web security.
Posted: 21 Jul 2020 | Published: 21 Jul 2020

Mimecast

Key Cybersecurity ‘Windows’ You Need to Close
sponsored by Verizon
RESOURCE: Just as small businesses often don't appreciate their overall cyber risk profile, they typically don't grasp exactly how cybercriminals are breaching their data stores through malware. This article indicates exactly which measures must be taken to effectively defend from cybersecurity threats.
Posted: 10 Jul 2020 | Published: 10 Jul 2020

Verizon

Defense in Depth: Closing the Gaps in Microsoft 365 Security
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: While email platforms like Microsoft 365 offer native security features, their ability to address today’s email-based cyberattacks is often called into question. So, how prepared is your organization to stop these threats? Download this white paper to discover security challenges and recommendations for organizations using Microsoft 365.
Posted: 14 Jul 2020 | Published: 14 Jul 2020

Mimecast

A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to Threat Management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: Threat management has become a vital component in the cyber security strategy of many businesses. In this19-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at why threat management should be tailored to your company's needs, the strength in combining it with other security systems and how cloud-based security can reduce costs.
Posted: 03 Jul 2020 | Published: 03 Jul 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

2020 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report
sponsored by SonicWall
WHITE PAPER: So far this year, intrusion attempts are up 19% to 2.3 trillion. IoT malware attacks are up 50%. And according to the FBI, daily cybercrimes have increased 75% since COVID-19 began. In reading this white paper, you will learn powerful statistics and trends, such as these, to make strong decisions in protecting your network and users.
Posted: 30 Jul 2020 | Published: 30 Jul 2020

SonicWall

Combating the Threat of Business Email Compromise
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: According to the FBI, business email compromise (BEC) cost U.S. organizations more than $1.7 billion last year. According to Gartner, BEC phishing attacks will double every year.In this white paper, read about some of the key challenges business face when it comes to email security and how to be prepared for coming threats.
Posted: 20 Jul 2020 | Published: 20 Jul 2020

Mimecast

Create an Effective Email Phishing Test in 7 Steps
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
EGUIDE: The best way for IT to improve email phishing security is through comprehensive testing, which helps identity which users are susceptible and what type of fake email is more effective. Dive into this e-guide to learn how to create an effective email phishing test in 7 steps.
Posted: 22 Nov 2019 | Published: 21 May 2018

Cisco Umbrella
 

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