Tags business email compromise (BEC)

Nigerian man sentenced 10 years for $11 million phishing scam

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

The sentence comes as the cost of email scams continues to plague U.S. businesses.

Accused email scammers busted in Nigeria for alleged fraud against 50,000 victims

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The TMT gang has compromised victims in more than 150 countries, according to Interpol and Group-IB.

Cybercriminal offers email implant software that dodges traditional security platforms

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

What if cybercriminals could implant a malicious email rather than send it?

Two accused email scammers brought to US to face fraud-related charges

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

One case involves alleged co-conspirators in the Bronx, and the other involves theft from a Memphis business.

After hackers nearly stole $1M from soccer team, UK agency warns of sporting sector’s vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

Another soccer team suffered a ransomware attack that cost the club hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Researchers tie email fraud campaign aimed at Fortune 500 firms to Russian scammers

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

Researchers say it's the first-ever Russian crime ring of this kind. Nigerian roots are more common.