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Spear Phishers Can Wreak Havoc on Any Business at Any Time – Survival is All About Awareness and Response
Date:7/15/2013

ally the easiest ones to spot because they often use poor English or contain odd mistakes, and on closer inspection the name of the sender is normally just a bit off, like @paypal.e.com instead of @paypal.com. Another thing to watch for is the links contained in the message. By rolling the mouse pointer over the link, without clicking it, the address the link would be sending you to can be displayed. If the text says one thing and the destination link says another or is unfamiliar, do not follow it. This kind of scheme is based on pure numbers and massive volume. Getting just a few users out of the millions receiving the email to bite on the bait is all the phishers need to make it a successful phishing trip.”

“But spear phishing is a very different beast. Spear phishing emails can be extremely personalized, and depending on the skill level, resources and diligence employed by the attacker, they can be both very convincing and quite difficult to identify as a malicious threat. Spear phishers will make their bait emails look like they come from someone familiar and trusted, like friends, family, or even from someone within your own organization. Spear phishers will do research, they will glean personal information from social networking sites, company websites, online user profiles, or even personal information they may have gathered from other systems and networks they have compromised in the past, and use it against you. They will also apply advanced tactics like spoofed headers, basically changing the From address to match up to the identity of the person or organization they are pretending to be. So when Sally from your own human resources department, conveniently obtained from the business’s online directory with her valid email address and other details, sends you a letter with a note about something you need to rev
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