Tag Archives: Kapersky Lab

Cyber Threats: Spear Phishing Attack

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  Cyber Threats: Spear Phishing Attack A Spear phishing attack is among the most popular entry points of cybersecurity breaches. According to a report from Trend Micro, 91% of cyberattacks are initiated by a spear phishing email. A spear phishing attack requires advanced hacking skills and are very hard to detect because… Read more »

Cyber Threats: Advanced Persistent Threat Attack

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Cyber Threats: Advanced Persistent Threat Attack The goal of an advanced persistent threat attack (APT attack) is to maintain covert, ongoing access to a network. This allows hackers to continuously gather valid user credentials and access to more, and more, valuable information. An Advanced persistent threat attack aims to gather information rather… Read more »