Why Do Intelligent, Security-Savvy People Still Click on Bad Email Links?

Almost every day, we hear of some tech executive being hacked via a spear phishing email, and we all probably ask the same question: How can people who know better have been so stupid? Doesn’t everybody know that you don’t click on a link or open an attachment in a suspicious email? The answer is, … Continue reading Why Do Intelligent, Security-Savvy People Still Click on Bad Email Links?

Anyone Have Any Explanations for These 5 Puzzling Security Statistics?

I was reading through a number of security breach reports and came across some puzzling statistics that maybe someone can help explain. Some are more serious than others but any explanation could give some insights that could prove useful. Here are some statistics from the Mandian/FireEye threat report for 2015: (M-Trends 2015: A View From … Continue reading Anyone Have Any Explanations for These 5 Puzzling Security Statistics?