Salt Lake City Business Spear Phishing Results

Salt Lake City Business Spear Phishing Results

The following spear phishing information has been compiled over the last 90 days and involves the following industries along the Wasatch Front:

  • Government
  • Education
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Health Care
  • Finance/Banking
  • Real Estate
  • Mortgage/Title
  • Law

Wasatch Security Awareness has worked with the above industries in putting together a customized spear phishing simulation. This simulation is designed to test employees in the latest techniques used by the bad guys.

2500 Staff members

1100 (44%) employees clicked on a link inside the customized spear phishing simulation and exposed the company to potential malware e.g. ransomware, virus, key-logging, cryptomining, spyware, etc.

900 (36%) employees followed the social engineered directions inside the email and gave up their login credentials (username and password).

5 minutes was the average time it took to get the first login information back.

After the customized spear phishing simulation WSA created a tailor made live presentation given to the targeted staff. This presentation includes the how, why, and what to do to protect your company. This presentation will help with your compliance needs e.g GLBA, PCI, HIPAA, SOX.

Want to see how your company will react to a customized spear phishing attack….?

Want to make sure your staff knows the latest attack techniques…..?

Call us to set up a free consultation.

-Knowing is Key-

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