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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

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

Don't Get Phished out of Your Tax Return

on February 18, 2016 | by Jonathan French | Digital Degenerate, irs, malware, mobile, payroll, phishing, Security Risks, spearphishing, tax, tech tips, w2

Yes, it's tax season again. Time to get all your financial documents in order in hopes for a good refund (or at least not owe anything). While many people file their taxes right away, other people sometimes wait a while. Spammers know they have a wide window of opportunity to defraud and spam users ... read more