Posted by: Margaret Rouse
|“Do we really need another fish-related buzzword? I’m beginning to wonder if the security community will ever find another classification of security problems that doesn’t involve the act of feeding oneself.
I can’t decide which is worse, this or spear phishing. I suppose it’s the latter, as it’s often used incorrectly to describe any targeted email attack – even those not attempting to coax PII out of hapless users.
Once we get into crustaceans and invertebrates, I quit.”
Michael Cloppert , Vishing
Let’s see…there’s phishing, spear phishing, SMiSHing, Rock Phish and now vishing. Did I miss any?