Though the general report content of this article is not surprising, the stats provided are very helpful in terms of planning and training for end users dealing with an influx of SPAM and malicious emails. The analysis performed by the team at Tessian is quite thorough and provides some great insight around targeted industries and email delivery timing. Enjoy the read…
There is good advice in this article in dealing with these overwhelming SPAM attacks, but more than anything, have in place a second layer of protection around your iCloud accounts in the form of two-factor authentication.
I am very happy to see the US and Canada join forces to battle spam and unwanted telemarketing.
This is a very intriguing side of the spam story that Mr. Krebs has decided to expose. Legislation clearly does not go far enough and self policing is becoming more and more difficult. Like many things, financial profit is a strong, driving force in the spread of corruption and online illegal behavior.