Krebs: Avoiding Phishing Attacks in the Wake of Epsilon

Posted on 6 April 2011 by


Here’s a quick take: Brian Krebs at Krebs On Security has posted an excellent article, After Epsilon: Avoiding Phishing Scams & Malware at his Krebs on Security site.

The piece discusses the Epsilon breach that we talked about yesterday, and then goes into some very simple ways that you and your constituents can avoid getting conned by phishing emails.

Some other related resources on our site:

Brian Krebs on cybercrime, botnets and ATM skimmers

Mike Murray on social engineering and con-jobs targeting police officers

Rik Ferguson on how malware is used to attack computers, and how criminals target police officers

Pre-owned Websites: how police agency websites can lead to security breaches