In this article, we discuss the types of intelligence present on dark web spaces, and Fortra’s recommendations for data prioritization and subsequent application. With these recommendations, security teams will understand how to better identify and defend against attacks that originate in the dark web.
Impersonations of brands and executives on social media have grown more than 300% and 250% year-over-year, respectively, according to the Agari and PhishLabs Quarterly Threat Trends & Intelligence Report.
Vishing attacks have more than doubled for the second consecutive quarter, according to PhishLabs Quarterly Threat Trends & Intelligence Report.
Multi-stage vishing attacks have more than doubled since Q2, overtaking BEC attacks as the second most reported response-based threat.
Cloned and spoofed mobile applications can damage a brand’s reputation and compromise user data.
In order to protect their organizations, security teams should prioritize efforts to proactively detect brand abuse.