Panel: Email Fraud - the Ins & Outs of Business Email and Account Compromise presented at CybersecurityeSummit 2020

by Jake Gordon, Rich Wegner, Scot Lymer,

Summary : Business Email Compromise (BEC) and Email Account Compromise (EAC) scams have cost the victimized businesses over $26 billion since 2016. What BEC and EAC have in common is that they target people, rely on social engineering, and are designed to solicit fraudulent wire transfers or payment. Unlike malware attack, BEC and EAC don’t typically include detectable malicious payload. These types of threats can be hard to recognize because to the target these business requests sent by the impostors seem very routine and reasonable. Join our guest panel as these security experts discuss their experiences with the changing landscapes of BEC and EAC, the use cases of their email security approach, and how success was measured. In this webinar, we'll explore:The full scope of the problem: where the attacks are coming from and how people are being targetedThe challenges faced when addressing BEC and EAC and how to overcome themLessons learned and how companies can better defend against BEC and EAC