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Microsoft 365 Is Wildly Successful and Profoundly Vulnerable - Here’s Why

by Cyren Security Blog

Microsoft 365 has been adopted and used at an enormous rate and now powers 600,000 companies in the United States alone. Also enormous? The 78% of Microsoft 365 administrators who reported successful security breaches, citing email phishing as the leading cause.

Secure Email Gateways Cost $3B Last Year - Phishing Attacks Are Still Evading Them

by Cyren Security Blog

Despite investing a record $3B in Secure Email Gateways (SEGs) in 2019, US companies still lost $1.7B to phishing

Here’s how attackers use sophisticated tactics to bypass the SEG and trick users into taking the bait.

 

Canadian Phish Kits Reactivated as Tax-filing Deadlines are Moved

by Maharlito Aquino, Kervin Alintanahin, Jon Timbre

The economic pain being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is taking a big toll on a global scale and governments are not exempted by this crisis. Many governments around the world are moving their tax-filing deadlines and lifting late penalties to help their citizens cope up with the situation.

You Should Enlist Your Employees in Threat Detection

by Cyren Security Blog

Your employees’ instincts are incredibly valuable and can help you crowdsource threats. With Cyren Inbox Security, they’re one click away from flagging an email as suspicious, and telling Cyren to search for lookalike emails in the system.

Covid-19 Exposes a Newly Remote Workforce to More Evasive Phishing Attacks

by Cyren Security Blog

Before Covid-19, 78% of Microsoft 365 administrators reported security breaches, citing phishing as the leading cause. Now scammers are rushing to target scattered workforces that are distracted, stressed, and accessing cloud systems from their home networks.

Covid AgentTesla

by Maharlito Aquino and Kervin Alintanahin

With the world under threat of the COVID-19 aka corona virus, many cybercriminals are taking this opportunity to blend in the chaos. Here we have an email posing to have an order of masks. An important personal protection equipment that is on a very high demand as of this moment.