Posing as Quanta Computer, Lithuanian took $100 million from Google and Facebook through a phishing scam involving email spoofing and forged paperwork. How can companies protect themselves against business email compromise?
MetaMask, a popular crypto wallet app, has a default setting, apparently unbeknownst to many users, that automatically writes the recovery seed phrase for the wallet to the user's iCloud backups.
Domain name registrar Web.com announced a data breach that could lead to an explosion of phishing scams as the exposed personal information can be connected directly to websites and their owners.
Phishing emails were sent to DoD vendors to capture login credentials on lookalike vendor payment website. The hackers then routed payments to shell entity.
Phishing scam perpetrated by attackers posing as vendors cheated the school district of approximately $2.3 million before the business compromise scheme was discovered about a month later.
New White House phishing scam impersonating President Trump and Vice President Pence is baiting people who are anxious and lacking good guidance from the officials.