The human factor: top tips to strengthen the weakest link in the information security chain | Information Age
It takes one click by one employee to infect an organisationSpear phishing attacks are unequivocally the weapon of choice for hackers today. In fact, according to Trend Micro, 91% of cyber attacks occur when malware is delivered by email, links or through downloads (i.e. spear phishing), encouraging hackers to deploy spear phishing attacks time and again. The reason that spear phishing is so successful is because unlike phishing attacks, it strategically targets individuals with the intention of hacking an entire organisation or country.