Phishing for the Foolish – Why Hackers Love Gilligans and Their Best Lures presented at CISOnewyork 2015

by Grant Asplund,

Summary : “When I took office, only high energy physicists had ever heard of what is called the World Wide Web...now even my cat has its own webpage.”
— Bill Clinton
Nearly a decade later, most Internet users are not technically savvy and do not understand the infrastructure that supports and drives the World Wide Web. They aren't familiar with DNS or subnet masks or how these infrastructure components function. This session combines humor and current research from nearly 80 million users to highlight how hackers take advantage of the uninformed, how to make sure your employees are not uninformed and ways to limit cyber criminals’ success.