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...