The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly changed how we do things. In particular, more people have begun working from home than ever before. With the massive increase in remote work, there has also been an explosion in cybercriminal activity like phishing. Not only is phishing still prevalent, but it continues to be on the rise.
We surveyed 7,000 office workers in the US, UK, Australia/New Zealand, Germany, France, Italy and Japan on their understanding of phishing, their email and click habits, and how their online lives have changed since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s an overview of the findings from around the globe.