The Anatomy of a Spear Phishing Attack: How Hackers Build Targeted Attacks (and why they're so effective)
Spear phishing is among the most dangerous cyberthreats - and the most difficult to detect. Not long ago, C-level executives were the sole target. Today, any person at any company is at risk of receiving targeted emails attempting to trick them into completing wire transfers, purchasing gift cards or fulfilling other financial requests.
In this webinar, we'll show you step by step how hackers create personalized spear phishing attacks. Discover how hackers identify and research targets, how they compromise email accounts from which to send their attacks, and how they leverage social engineering techniques to pressure recipients into taking immediate action.
Gain insight into:
- Spear phishing's rapid growth and how a successful attack could impact your business;
- A step-by-step demonstration of how hackers create spear phishing emails;
- Practical recommendations to protect your business from this growing threat;