Smishing and Vishing Attempts Surged in 2021

Smishing and Vishing Attempts Surged in 2021

Proofpoint Records 100,000 Phone-Based Attacks Each Day SMS phishing (smishing) attacks more than doubled year-on-year in 2021 as cyber-criminals looked to exploit human error to compromise devices, according to Proofpoint. The security vendor’s latest annual Human...
FBI Warns US Farmers of Ransomware Surge

FBI Warns US Farmers of Ransomware Surge

Agricultural Sector Could Be Vulnerable During Critical Seasons US food supply chains are at risk of potentially devastating ransomware attacks, the FBI has warned. A new Private Industry Notification sent out this week claimed that agricultural cooperatives may be...