Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Business Email Compromise (BEC) is an exploit in which the attacker spoofs the owner’s identity to defraud the company or its employees, customers or partners of money. This year there were 3 well known businesses in Indianapolis that fell victim to this type of attack.

http://fox59.com/2017/01/31/every-scottys-brewhouse-employee-affected-by-data-breach-scammer-gets-copy-of-all-w-2-forms/
http://wishtv.com/2017/02/09/monarch-beverage-falls-victim-to-phishing-scam-employees-w-2-forms-compromised/
http://fox59.com/2017/02/20/scammers-get-w-2-forms-of-american-senior-communities-employees-in-latest-phishing-incident/

The video link below will discuss further about BEC. Click cancel on the error message that pops up after clicking the link.

CyberSecurity video produced by Phishme