FBI arrests 74 in major crackdown on Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks

FBI arrests 74 in major crackdown on Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks

Phishing attack targeting financial organisations using SHTML file attachments

In a major success for law enforcement agencies against cybercrime groups that regularly carry out Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks, the FBI arrested as many as 74 cyber criminals in just two weeks, 29 of whom were based in Nigeria, and another 42 were in the United States.

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