Whaling attacks are more targeted than phishing or spearphishing.
Guest Kev Breen from Immersive Labs joins Dave to talk about how to address whaling attacks, Dave shares a discussion he had with. a colleague about password managers and elderly parents and Joe weighs in, Dave's story is about a smishing Trojan impersonating a Chrome app, Joe has a story about URL redirection making more effective phishing attacks, and our Catch of the Day is from a listener named Vaughn about a snail mail fraud scheme that references a website.
Links to stories:
- Beware of this smishing trojan impersonating the Chrome app
- Exploiting common URL redirection methods to create effective phishing attacks