Catfishing attack exposes cyber vulnerability of Nato troops

Catfishing attack exposes cyber vulnerability of Nato troops

Catfishing attack exposes cyber vulnerability of Nato troops

By carrying out a "catfishing" operation on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram, Nato's Stratcom Centre of Excellence was successful in obtaining not only detailed profiles of more than 150 serving troops during an exercise but was also able to lure soldiers into revealing locations of their bases and even leaving their positions.

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