Even in 2022, phishing emails remain a big danger for PC users

If 2022 proves one thing, it’s that it’s not just your grandparents’ computer that you need to worry about. In the age of Discord-hosted malware and NFTs, your digital data faces more threats than ever before. It’s easy to forget that something as simple as a phishing email exists and poses a big problem for people’s security.

Some websites have reported an increase in phishing emails trying to install malware on unsuspecting PCs.according to register, bad actors are using compromised Microsoft Exchange servers to send spam. The email attachment is an encrypted file, usually a .zip, which continues the malware known as IcedID.