After a year of helping our customers train their employees to better manage the urgent IT security problems of social engineering, spear-phishing and ransomware attacks, we decided to go back, look at the actual numbers over those 12 months, aggregate the numbers over 300,000 employees and then show you a few case studies. First, the results:
Representative customer sample - 12-month Results
These results clearly show the sequence of:
Employees get the understanding that each email could be a phishing attack and they need to STOP, LOOK and THINK for a second or two before they click on any link in an email or open an attachment. The monthly PSTs make sure that this behavioral change which was started by the training, actually gets reinforced and applied in their day-to-day office life.
Start with doing your free phishing security test now and find out what your organization's Phish-prone percentage is.