Vishing


Vishing

16K
Past Month Searches
+40%
Past Year Change
33K25K17K8.4K20182019202020212023

What is vishing?

Vishing is a type of social engineering attack that uses voice calls to scam people. The attacker will call a victim and pose as a representative from a legitimate organization, such as a bank or credit card company. The attacker will then try to extract personal information from the victim.

How fast is vishing growing in popularity?

Interest in Vishing grew 40% over the past year, compared to the year before, putting it at a current volume of 16K searches per month, as of last month.

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Channel Breakdown

Vishing is predominantly talked about on Twitter, where people are already tweeting about security and online scams.