Vendor Email Compromise is Latest Identity Deception Attack

Identity deception attacks continue to grow, but the type of attack seems to be changing. During Q3, 2019, phishing campaigns impersonating brands dropped by 6% over the previous quarter. Attacks impersonating individuals, however, increased by 10%. The drop in brand impersonation may be partly related to increased industry adoption of DMARC, which is up 49% over the last year.

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