Security teams are constantly trying to stay one step ahead of phishing email scammers. What pitches are they using? Who are they targeting? What strings are they pulling to get people to click on malicious links?
One way to gain that insight is to study the email messages that the scammers send. Gary Hayslip, CISO at cybersecurity and threat intelligence services firm Webroot, has been collecting phishing email samples for the last four years, starting when he was CISO for the city of San Diego.