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Phishing attacks drive spike in DNS threat

2015/07/27

Dark Reading - (International) Infoblox and Internet Identity published data revealing that the Domain Name System (DNS) Threat Index jumped nearly 60 percent in the second quarter of 2015, reportedly due to a corresponding 74 percent increase in phishing and phishing domains over the same period.

Source: http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/phishing-attacks-drive-spike-in-dns-threat/d/d-id/1321480

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:49