Major uptick in mobile phishing URL click rate

3-11-4

In a study of Lookout users, more than half clicked mobile phishing URLs that bypassed existing security controls. Since 2011, Lookout has observed this mobile phishing URL click rate increase 85 percent year-over-year.“Mobile devices have eroded the corporate perimeter, limiting the effectiveness of traditional network security solutions like firewalls and secure web gateways,” said Aaron Cockerill, chief strategy officer at Lookout.

Click here to view original webpage at www.helpnetsecurity.com

Categories:

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*