Lack of awareness training raises phishing risk

We know that phishing attacks are gaining in sophistication and are one of the most popular ways of hackers and cybercriminals gaining access to an organization's systems. But this type of attack is notoriously difficult to guard against using technology and employee awareness is a big part of any business' defense strategy. This is underlined by a new report from awareness training company KnowBe4 which looks at the level of risk and finds that 29.6 percent of organizations are 'phish-prone'. The construction industry is particularly at risk, with 38 percent of small companies and 37 percent of smaller companies being… [Continue Reading]