This Dataleaks video is meant to briefly highlight the state of affairs regarding phishing and to spread awareness. Research by the Digital Trust Center has shown that more than 1 in 5 employees click on phishing links. A demonstrably effective solution to combat the phishing problem is to perform phishing simulations. For 67% of businesses, the most disruptive attack in the past 12 months was a phishing attack.
It has also been found that 1 in 7 Dutch people have suffered financial damage as a result of phishing. The sponsor of this Dataleaks video is Phishing Expert (https://phishing.expert) a platform that helps you with phishing, smishing and vishing simulations to analyze employee behavior regarding common scenarios.
During these simulations, matters like: which employees have opened a phishing email, who has clicked on a malicious link, what information has been released and which employees have opened an attachment will be tracked.