With the recent Google Docs phishing scheme and all the hacks of politicians, one would hope for a higher level of suspicion when it comes to emails with links.
Gizmodo demonstrated the lack of suspicion within one group who should really be on heightened awareness, White House officials and advisors.
These phishing attacks represent a large percentage of security hacks. It is much easier to trick users into giving access than actually hacking devices or networks.
Remember to always err on the side of caution. If someone wants to share a document with you, verify the email address, the link’s URL, or ask Digital Age Solution. We are happy to help protect you and your information.