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Gotham Security Daily Threat Alerts

by on June 21, 2016

June 17, Softpedia – (International) Losses from business email scams reach a whopping $3 billion. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) reported that global Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams and campaigns were increasing with companies losing over $3 billion in global scams and over $960 million in U.S-targeted scams from October 2013 – May 2016. Many targeted companies stated that the fraudulent actions occurred by hacking into the chief financial officer’s or chief executive officer’s email accounts.  Source

Above Reprinted from the USDHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report

 

 

 

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