While this doesn’t mean you should let your guard down at home, it does mean that attacks are focused on organizations more than individuals.
Interestingly enough, Companies active in real estate were the most targeted with malware, where organizations active in Finance, Entertainment and IT were the most targeted by phishing as of Q1 2017.
Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, is a veteran information security professional with over 20 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in InfoSec