Websense has posted the five most dangerous subject lines used in phishing emails worldwide. Based on research by Websense Security Labs gathered between January-September 2013, the subject lines are:
1. Invitation to connect on LinkedIn
2. Mail delivery failed: returning message to sender
3. Dear Customer
4. Comunicazione importante
5. Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender
With these phishing emails, cybercriminals are attempting to fool recipients into clicking a malicious link or downloading an infected file by using business-focused and legitimate-looking subject lines. This article also included a list of the top 10 counties hosting phishing.
Here’s a link to the complete article.
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