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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

5 Tax Scams That Are Threatening Your Identity Thi…

on April 10, 2019 | by David Bisson | advanced email security, Tax Scam, phishing, vishing, bec

Every year, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) releases its “Dirty Dozen” list. This compilation covers some of the most common types of scams that target taxpayers each tax season. It also includes tips by which taxpayers may protect themselves and their identities. read more

SpearPhishers Reeling in Tax Returns

on February 20, 2017 | by Jonathan French | bec, business email compromise, ceo, Digital Degenerate, Email, phishing, spearphishing, tax, transfer, w-2, w2, wire

It's that time of the year where tax forms are filed and (unfortunately) personal information is sent around via unencrypted email. Internal email, that is email between users in a company on their own email system, can be considered as secure as the server itself for the most part (which one may in ... read more