Aiko Pras interviewed about phishing attacks

Phishing is the act of sending e-mails to make people perform specific actions, such as clicking on a link or calling a telephone number.
In the interview prof. Aiko Pras explains that while the most common phishing attacks most people see are easy to spot, there is also a more sophisticated variant: spear phishing. These more sophisticated phishing mails target specific individuals, using for example actual names of friends or family.

You can read more here (Dutch only).