Business Email Compromise: Research on a $3.1 Billion Attack Methodology

Closed captioning will be available in English and Japanese for all keynotes and RSAC track sessions.
Please note: All times are in SGT.

Despite their relative simplicity and reliance on unsophisticated malware and social engineering tricks, Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks have caused approximately US$3.1 billion in estimated damages between 2014 and 2016. This talk will share the results of a research study focused on who is behind these attacks and what makes them so effective. Learn to avoid the mistakes that BEC attackers look for.