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Top 5 phishing statistics of 2022
While 2022 is not over, phishers have already launched various attacks. In this article, Atlas VPN team has compiled a list of the top five most notable phishing statistics and findings of this year so far.
Microsoft Office flaws exploited in nearly 80% of malware attacks
Data presented by Atlas VPN shows that in Q1 2022, as many as 78.5% of malware targets Microsoft Office vulnerabilities.
Americans received more than 24 billion robocalls in H1 2022
Robocalls are gaining popularity. Clinics use them to remind patients about their appointments, telemarketers employ them to sell their latest products, and scammers utilize them as a tool to lure out personal information.
Reasons for getting a VPN for expats
A VPN for expats is a solution for anyone moving to study or live in a different country. Leaving your homeland to reside abroad takes…
What is pre-hijacking, and how can it compromise accounts?
Account pre-hijacking is a threat, showcasing that accounts that do not yet exist can end up compromised. Essentially, hackers create…
What is the new browser-in-the-browser (BitB) attack?
Browser-in-the-browser (BitB) attack compromises a common single sign-on method when you use Google or Facebook to join a service. It is a…
What is RSOCKS? A proxy service that hacked devices
RSOCKS was a proxy service allegedly providing clients with legit IP addresses leased from Internet Service Providers (ISPs). Customers had…
Amazon-related phishing sites approach 900 on Amazon Prime Day
Amazon is the most impersonated retail brand in phishing websites, with over 1,633 suspicious sites detected in the last 90 days.