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Basic phishing emails are so effective that most hackers don't use exploit kits anymore

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

Hackers overwhelmingly prefer to target email accounts as their entry point into organizations, today, and that’s causing a massive drop in exploit kit usage, according to new research conducted by Symantec. The findings underscore a significant and recent transformation in the way that attackers generally seek to compromise systems; a trend that’s greatly accelerated over the last 12 months, Symantec found.

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