How it really happened : NINJIO Season 4, Episode 1, You Never Call…


In NINJIO’s Season 4, Episode 1, after her husband’s wrongful arrest, Megan desperately researches what might have led to his stolen identity.  She uncovers a case of Business Email Compromise, and hurries to share what she’s learned with their lawyer.  When an email requesting sensitive information comes through, it’s a best practice to verify all of the details with a direct phone call prior to responding.



Cathay Pacific faces probe over massive data breach

Reuters explains the details of the Cathay Pacific data breach and the investigation that the company faces in Hong Kong.


 FBI Tech Tuesday: Business Email Compromise (BEC)-Gift Card Fraud

The American FBI released a press release calling out Business Email Compromise and potential gift card fraud.


IR Warns About Fake Payroll Direct Deposit, Wire Transfer, AND W-2 Scam Emails

As we approach tax season, the Forbes discusses how the US IRS warns of BEC and how it could be used to commit payroll, wire, and W2 scams.


Delving into the World of Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Trend Micro breaks down different trends in BEC to help learn how to spot it and to take care of sensitive requests.


How Do You Fight a $12B Fraud Problem?  One Scammer at a Time

Krebs on Security discusses how other lapses in cyber security can open the door for BEC scams.







1 Comment
  • Linda Stamper
    Posted at 20:58h, 23 January

    Very Informative