Why you should Train Your Users During the Pandemic
Updated: Sep 17
Many organizations are concerned about the current economic climate and are slammed with responding to needs arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. As an IT leader, your hands full with business continuity and ensuring that your users are able to work from their home office successfully. Did you know that cybercriminals ramped up phishing attacks over 667% in March 2020 alone?
Phishing is the process of attempting to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity using bulk email which tries to bypass spam filters.
Emails claiming to be from popular social web sites, banks, or IT administrators are commonly used to lure the unsuspecting public. It’s a form of criminally fraudulent social engineering.