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When Tech Giants, Facebook & Google, Fall Victim to a $100M Phishing Scam, Is Your Company at Risk?

Scams involving email phishing and fake suppliers can victimize even the most sophisticated, tech-savvy corporations.  Between 2013-2015, employees at both Facebook and Google were tricked into sending money to fraudulent overseas bank accounts in a scheme hatched by a 40-something Lithuanian man na...
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What is BEC (Business Email Compromise)?

Transnational criminal organizations are behind an emerging financial cyber threat called Business Email Compromise (BEC) [or Email Account Compromise (EAC)]. Typically, in this email-borne scam, hackers gain access to a corporate email account and spoof the owner’s identity to defraud the company o...
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What You Can Do To Protect Your Enterprise Against BEC?

There are a number of ways to proactively arm your organization against Business Email Compromise (BEC):  strategies and software that prevent and contain attacks, as well as a new category of cyber insurance that covers your enterprise in the event of loss.

Self-Protection:  Cyber Se...
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Office 365 Email Breaches Escalate

Cyber attacks targeting business email accounts continue to rise and are increasingly being perpetrated by organized crime enterprises that target specific organizations and executives via elaborate techniques.  Organizations using Office 365, Microsoft’s cloud-based productivity solution, are parti...
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Case Studies In Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) & Personal Healthcare Information (PHI)
A phishing email targeting a healthcare company transmitted a link taking recipients to an official-looking website and directing them to enter their credentials. Based on similar incidents occurring on the...
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