Posted by Lance Whitney on Thursday, October 14, 2021 Under: 848FINACE
Cybercrime can be a lucrative business for those who specialize in ransomware, phishing campaigns, and other types of attacks. The profit margins are especially healthy because cybercrime products and services often sell at bargain prices on the Dark Web. A new report from VPN provider Atlas VPN looks at the going rates for everything from spearphishing attacks to ransomware kits to stolen account credentials.
Relying on certain data from Microsoft, Atlas VPN found that spearphishing attacks cost anywhere between $100 and $1,000. These types of attacks differ from regular phishing campaigns as they target a specific individual or organization. As a result, spearphishing messages often catch victims more easily than do more generic messages sent out in bulk
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