Understanding Phishing Attacks: Fake Attachments

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Scammers have been sending malicious attachments for decades. These are files delivered alongside an email that do something bad when opened, and most mail protection systems have multiple countermeasures against them. Recently, however, we’ve seen a new trend: malicious fake attachments.

In this guide, we'll cover:

  • What are fake attachments?
  • How to spot the fakes.
  • Countermeasures you can take now to prevent getting phished by them.

Download the full report below to learn more about this type of phishing attack so you can be better prepared when these emails arrive.