Phishing is an attempt designed by Internet scammers to obtain sensitive information from individuals primarily through malicious e-mails.
Why is phishing so rampant these days? It's simple. There's lots of money to be made by criminals. Here's 3 staggering statistics about phishing:
76% of organizations reported being victim of a phishing attack in 2016.
95% of all attacks on enterprise networks are the result of successful spear phishing.