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How Attackers Use Machine Learning to Predict BEC Success
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7/31/2017 | 1:36:18 PM
Email is a Dinosaur
Actually, the entire infrastructure upon which BEC is built is antique and lacks evolutionary potential.  Any communication that is not either encrypted or verified through some sort of multi-factor handshake and identification should be suspect.  But the tech industry isn't ready to protect consumers AND make that level of protection easy to use.  This is why we are still riding these dinosaurs like electronic mail and web domains.  The trillions of trillions of consumer dollars lost to phishing and all related digital crimes will simply continue to multiply until technology can make some giant leap into a new way of thinking about, of designing platforms for and securing data. 


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