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Company employees not sufficiently trained to avoid phishing, study finds

2015/04/16

Softpedia - (International) A survey commissioned by Intel Security of 700 respondents in businesses across multiple continents revealed that 38 percent of information technology and security professionals believe vulnerability to social engineering is a significant factor in the success of attacks and that threat actors' use of multiple attack vectors, exploits, and payloads makes defending against attacks difficult, among other findings.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Company-Employees-Not-Sufficiently-Trained-to-Avoid-Phishing-Study-Finds-478564.shtml

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.


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