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A New Attack Category is Born: You Now Need to Also Worry About Evasive Spear Phishing

Spear phishing has long been a serious concern for organizations battling the constant onslaught of social engineering attacks pointed at their users.  This post from the team at KnowBe4 sheds some light on a new form of spear phishing that often focuses in on technology firms and other high value targets.  The depth and level of sophistication associated with these attacks should raise red flags.  The more accurate and relevant the phishing content, the higher the likelihood the end user will fall into the trap and click the link.

Please be diligent in your awareness training and notifications to end users.  These threats are very real!

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