Fraud Alert: New Phishing Tactics—and How They Impact Your Business

Phishing remains a major security threat to businesses and their customers around the world—and the threat keeps rising. Compared to the last six months of 2011, the first six months of 2012 saw a 19 percent increase in global phishing attacks, with businesses suffering an estimated $2.1 billion in phishing-related losses between January 2011 and June 2012.1