Fiskning: Understanding the Threat of Phishing Attacks

Fiskning: Understanding the Threat of Phishing Attacks

An Overview of Fishing The Scandinavian cybercrime known as “fiskning,” pronounced “feeshkning,” has become more common in recent years. As a reflection of the sneaky character of these assaults, the word “fiskning” is borrowed from the Swedish word for fishing. Email, the internet, and social media are all vectors that fishermen use to trick unsuspecting…