How to Hook the Big Government Fish: Salmon Phishing Revisited

Everybody loved Emily Williams. She was an intelligent, attractive, sexy, young woman. She was a new employee at a government agency and just needed a little help adjusting to her new role. To get this help, she used Facebook and LinkedIn to build connections. She was very successful. In 15 hours, she had 60 friends … Continue reading How to Hook the Big Government Fish: Salmon Phishing Revisited

Phishing with Naked Women and Romantic Lures

“To see naked pictures of Carla Bruni click here”. Don’t feel bad if you were tempted to follow the link. At the G20 conference in Paris in 2011, almost all those attending clicked on an attachment included with the above email. “Almost everybody who received the email took the bait,” said a government source. They … Continue reading Phishing with Naked Women and Romantic Lures