PayPal the Most Heavily Phished Brand of the Last Three Months
According to German security vendor Avira, PayPal was the target of over 50% of phishing attacks throughout February. Despite a significant decline over January being observed, PayPal remains the most heavily phished brand.
Avira's phishing statistics for February
reveal that 52.92% of the total number of unique phishing URLs registered last month masqueraded PayPal-related services. This represents a deviation of 31.03% over January, when the company accounted
for 61.89% of such links.