Security

The BEC Survival Guide

Provided by Proofpoint

Category Security

Type White Paper

Length 20

Publish Date April 19 2017

Date posted August 22 2017

Overview

Business email compromise (BEC) attacks are on the rise and despite its simplicity, some of the most advanced organizations around the world are falling victim to them. However, instead of infecting systems with malware, BEC attacks use social engineering to trick individuals into handing over sensitive data to threat actors. This paper details how BEC attacks work and provides information on the people, processes and technology you can implement to protect your organization.

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