Tags business email compromise (BEC)

INTERPOL hauls in alleged Nigerian cybercrime ringleader

by Tonya Riley • 1 hour ago

The group is believed to have hit more than 50,000 victims.

FBI arrests 65 in BEC scams that took $51M from US businesses

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

"Operation Eagle Sweep" is the latest crackdown on business email compromise (BEC) scams by international law enforcement.

FBI: Cybercrime reports saw 'unprecedented' rise last year, costing nearly $7B

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Business email compromise again proved costliest, at $2.4 billion, according to the bureau's Internet Crime Complaint Center.

Years of hacks against aviation, transportation industries tied to one group, researchers say

by AJ Vicens • 3 months ago

Cybercrime seems to be the main goal of a group Proofpoint is calling "TA2541."

Interpol arrests 11 alleged members of Nigerian scam syndicate 'SilverTerrier'

by AJ Vicens • 4 months ago

The operation — with help from Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 as well as cybersecurity firm Group-IB — marks the second action against the group.

Advertisers are sucking up student data, even after legal action, researchers say

by Tonya Riley • 5 months ago

The apps are another instance of the privacy risks educational technology poses to children, the Me2B Alliance says.