Incorporating Attack Spotlight Into Your Security Awareness Program
Attack Spotlight content is free and can be shared with everyone, from employees to friends and family. Wombat customers have another way to use the content: Each lure featured in Attack Spotlight is also added to ThreatSim® as a simulated phishing template. In addition, we recommend specific full-length interactive training modules that can be assigned to further prepare end users against a particular phishing threat.
Currently Available Attack Spotlights
September 2018 Trending Attack: DocuSign Phishing Campaign
Recently, we’ve noticed a rising wave of attacks on DocuSign accounts, with more than 10,000 malicious emails being sent each week. Our latest Attack Spotlight profile, available now, quickly shows users how to avoid being tricked by the DocuSign phishing campaign.
The popularity of DocuSign makes it a favorite target of cybercriminals. They create increasingly elaborate, fake DocuSign emails and websites designed to steal users' information and access their accounts. Attacks have focused on companies in finance, manufacturing, and insurance, but all industries have been affected.
July 2018 Trending Attack: Microsoft Office 365 Credential Compromise
In early July 2018, Proofpoint researchers identified a significant spike in phishing attacks targeting organizations with more than 1,000 Microsoft Office 365 (O365) mailboxes. In fact, more than 75% of Proofpoint’s reporting customers have already been targeted, with cybercriminals attempting to steal user logins through sophisticated counterfeit O365 emails and websites.
Our July Attack Spotlight — available via our archive page — shows users what to look for and how to avoid becoming a victim of O365 credential compromise.