‘V’ for Vendor – the rise of vendor email compromise

Armen Najarian, Chief Identity Officer, Agari, discusses a dangerous new email attack strategy which uses a compromised company’s accounts to target its entire supply chain.

Something’s wrong. Janine, who works in the accounts department at a stationery supplier is chasing down payments from the firm’s clients, but is getting back strongly worded phone calls and emails that they have already been paid.