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Spear Phishing Attacks: Why They are Successful and How to Stop Them

Published By: FireEye
FireEye
Published:  Nov 27, 2012
Length:  9 pages

This white paper examines today’s weapon of choice for cybercriminals – spear phishing attacks.

In particular, it charts their rise, explains how they work and looks at their common characteristics. Learn from a real-life spear phishing attack and advanced persistent threat (APT) case study and find out how to protect your organization from these next generation threats.

 



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