SecurityIQ phishing simulation data from July confirms end users remain susceptible to banking and file-sharing phishing attempts. We looked at performance data from 1,000s phishing templates to bring you the most popular phishing simulations from last month — or the templates with the most sends in July.

If you haven’t already sent these templates to your learners, consider adding them to your next phishing campaign. Comparing your learner open rates to the data below is an easy way to benchmark your organization’s performance.

In no particular order, here are the most popular SecurityIQ phishing templates from July.


Your Order With Amazon.com (With Brief Phishing)

  • Attack type: Drive by
  • Difficulty: 5/5
  • Open rate: 23.5%

Cloud File Sharing – New File Notification

  • Attack type: Drive by
  • Difficulty: 4/5
  • Open rate: 21.8%

LinkedIn Profile Views

  • Attack type: Data Entry
  • Difficulty: 4/5
  • Open rate: 14.3%

Banking – Low Account Balance

  • Attack type: Drive by
  • Difficulty: 4/5
  • Open rate: 18.5%

Netflix – Account Reset

  • Attack type: Drive by
  • Difficulty: 4/5
  • Open rate: 22.1%

Please note: Template performance data pulled 8/8/2018. Metrics may change overtime.