BEC Attacks to Exceed $9B in 2018: Trend Micro

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  1. itman

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    https://www.darkreading.com/vulnera...exceed-$9b-in-2018-trend-micro/d/d-id/1330853
     
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    https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2018/02/01/bec-scams-surge/
     
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    When BEC scammers specialize
    https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2018/04/20/bec-scammers-specialize/
     
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    Losses due to BEC scams are escalating
    https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2018/06/25/2017-internet-crime/
     
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    Business Email Compromises Way Up for Q2
    https://threatpost.com/threatlist-business-email-compromises-way-up-for-q2/
     
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    BEC Detections Soar 80%
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/bec-detections-soar-80/
     
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    BEC fraud burgeoning despite training
    August 30, 2018
    https://www.scmagazine.com/bec-fraud-burgeoning-despite-training/article/792553/
     
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    BEC Fraud Hits 500K UK SMEs
    September 5, 2018
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/bec-fraud-hits-500k-uk-smes/
     
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    Corporate Emails and Passwords: Yours for £115, Research Shows
    October 4, 2018
    https://www.cbronline.com/news/digital-shadows-emails
     
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    Dutch Film Boss Sacked After €19m BEC Loss
    November 14, 2018
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/dutch-film-boss-sacked-after-19m/
     
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    New BEC Scams Take Advantage of the California Wildfires
    November 27, 2018
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...s-take-advantage-of-the-california-wildfires/
     
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    BEC Crime Gang Lines Up 50,000 Global Execs
    December 5, 2018
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/bec-crime-gang-lines-up-50000/
    "London Blue - UK-Based Multinational Gang Runs BEC Scams like a Modern Corporation" (PDF):
    https://www.agari.com/cyber-intelligence-research/whitepapers/london-blue-report.pdf
     
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    ThreatList: Gift Card-Themed BEC Holiday Scams Spike
    https://threatpost.com/threatlist-gift-card-themed-bec-holiday-scams-spike/
     
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    Cybercrooks Steal $1 Million from Save the Children Charity via BEC Attack
    The international NGO still has to recover $112,000
    December 13, 2018

    https://news.softpedia.com/news/cyb...-children-charity-via-bec-attack-524273.shtml
     
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    Shipping Firms Speared with Targeted ‘Whaling’ Attacks
    January 8, 2019
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    New Trend Sees BEC Gangs Focus on Executives for Payroll Diversion Scams
    January 15, 2019
    https://www.agari.com/email-security-blog/bec-gangs-payroll-scams/
     
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    Exclusive: Email scammers take advantage of Gmail dot feature
    February 5, 2019
    https://www.axios.com/email-scammer...257-99cab0ea-ae50-4b79-a97c-4cce8e03cc03.html
    Agari: BEC Actors Exploiting Gmail “Dot Accounts” for Fun and Profit
     
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    Business Email Compromise Attacks See Almost 500% Increase
    February 7, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...mise-attacks-see-almost-500-percent-increase/
     
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    Ex-employee sued by firm after falling for BEC scam

     
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    Scarlet Widow Bombs Nonprofit Directories to Run BEC Scams
    February 27, 2019
    https://www.agari.com/email-security-blog/scarlet-widow-bombs-nonprofit-directories/
    Scarlet Widow: BEC Bitcoin Laundry—Scam, Rinse, Repeat (PDF - 2.76 MB): https://www.agari.com/cyber-intelligence-research/whitepapers/scarlet-widow-bec-scams.pdf
     
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    Stealing Corporate Funds Still Top Goal of Messaging Attacks
     
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    Beazley data reveals a 133% increase in business email compromise incidents from 2017 to 2018
    Beazley Breach Response Services publishes latest annual report
    March 21, 2019
    https://www.beazley.com/news/2019/beazley_breach_briefing_2019.html
     
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