Why you should fear phishing more than data breaches | CSO Online

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When it comes to account compromise, phishing poses a greater threat than data breaches, say researchers at Google and UC Berkeley.

For some people, Google controls most of their identity online, and losing access to that critical account could be devastating. A recent study from Google and UC Berkeley examined the various ways accounts are compromised, and determined that phishing attacks – not data breaches – pose the most risk to users when it comes to lost access.

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