Tag: BEC

Three Misconceptions About Business Email Compromise (BEC) Attacks, Debunked

Highly-targeted, low volume business email compromise (BEC) scams are one of the biggest threats to companies today. Unlike traditional high-volume credential phishing attacks, BEC is a form of highly targeted email spoofing that impersonates corporate identities to solicit fraudulent wire transfers, steal company data, credentials and other confidential information. Because they rarely contain malicious links or attachments, BEC scams are extremely difficult to prevent.

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