How Two Factor Authentication, or 2FA, Can Help Thwart Phishing Attacks

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan How Two Factor Authentication, or 2FA, Can Help Thwart Phishing Attacks

Two Factor Authentication or 2FA, is now widely accepted as the required minimum for increasing the safety of users against the threat of phishing attacks. For some years now, hackers, cyber-criminals, and identity thieves have used phishing tactics to lure unsuspecting victims into downloading booby-trapped file attachments, visiting bogus websites, and divulging sensitive information. Account profiles and credentials such as … Read More

Cybercriminals Gone Spear Phishing: Don’t Get Caught!

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan Cybercriminals Gone Spear Phishing: Dont Get Caught!

Email has traditionally been a popular means for cybercriminals to perpetrate fraud, sabotage, network infiltration, data theft, extortion, and other malicious acts. And for scam artists, phishing remains a popular pastime. Recently, there’s been an upsurge in a particular brand of phishing activity – namely, Spear Phishing. What is Spear Phishing? Just as in the angling world there are various … Read More