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CEO Email Fraud On The Rise

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the ransomware littered expanses of cyberspace, a new acronym (and attack vector) surfaces. So-termed Business Email Compromise (BEC) is also sometimes called CEO fraud and it is gauged to be on the rise in 2016. A family cousin to ransomware in a sense, BEC attacks take the form of spoofed emails targeted at medium to large businesses.

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