Phishers have started employing AES encryption to disguise the real nature of phishing sites from automatic phishing detection tools.
McAfee Labs revealed that phishing continues to be an effective tactic for infiltrating enterprise networks.
As the FBI confirmed that they are investigating the leaking of nude photographs (some real, some fake) of a hundred female celebrities, the hunt for the person(s?) behind it is also on online, as 4chan users are trying to ferret out the identity of the leaker.
69 percent of IT professionals experience phishing attacks at least once a week, with customer data cited most often as the type of data attacked, followed by financial information, according to HP.
Online payment services and crypto-currency sites are being targeted by phishers.