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Anatomy of a BEC Scam
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4/17/2020 | 8:36:45 AM
Great!
Thanks for sharing this article, great information and very informative. Kirk
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Christopher_Kenessey,
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11/22/2019 | 3:18:48 PM
Good anti-phishing advice
These phishing emails can be especially hard to catch when employees access their emails on mobile devices, especially when the attacker has included accurate details like employee names! Absolutely agree with the recommendations to use MFA and to educate employees. Using instant-chat apps like Slack or Teams can help as well, since they cut down on the amount of email and can make phishing messages "stand out" a bit more. If an organization has a large number of remote employees, it may be worth having IT limit the devices and applications that can be used for work email (without adding an extra burden to those workers).


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