What is business email compromise (BEC)?
A business email compromise is a spear phishing attack aimed at a controller, accountant, or book-keeper aimed at convincing them to send funds for a bogus business transaction. It’s a specific variant of spear phishing.
Spear Phishing is, by far, the most dangerous attack vector against your network.
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