In his guest blog on The Last Watchdog, John Wilson looks at why Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks are on the rise, how they are orchestrated, and what organizations can do to stop this all-too-common attack vector.

Excerpt:

“BEC is a growing concern, and attackers have taken full advantage of the upheaval the COVID-19 pandemic has caused to ramp up their efforts. These campaigns are hard to spot because the perpetrators have done their homework to make emails appear completely legitimate, from the formatting to the language, to the type of request being made.”

Read the full article here.