Hackers impersonate ‘proPHISHional’ network, LinkedIn, to steal user credentials: Armorblox

Armorblox has released its latest security research that will dive into the details of a credential phishing attack that spoofed the professional networking platform LinkedIn.

How this works: The attackers impersonated the trusted LinkedIn brand to send out spoofed emails, evoking a sense of urgency that unusual activity was suspected. The socially engineered email contained a link sending victims to a fake website mimicking a legitimate LinkedIn sign in page.

Read more about this attack vector here.

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