Flipboard, the popular news aggregator service that boasted up to 145 million monthly users as of August last year, recently announced that an unknown hacker gained access to and stole data from some databases that contained names, email addresses, usernames, and passwords of an undisclosed number of its users.
C-level executives – who have access to a company’s most sensitive information, are now the major focus for social engineering attacks. That’s according to the Verizon 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR).
Focus on specific areas where a breach would impact overall bottom line. It might be beneficial to address the more well-known critical vulnerabilities instead of tackling the latest headline grabbing vulnerability.