Business email compromise (BEC) scams continue to ravage company coffers. Indeed, the last week has seen the emergence of even more examples coming to light. Just last week, IBM cybersecurity experts uncovered a widespread BEC attack targeting players in the coronavirus vaccine supply chain.

According to CNBC reports, the email phishing scheme involves attackers impersonating one business executive at a China-based business that offers temperature-controlled supply chain solutions. IBM researchers Claire Zaboeva and Melissa Frydrych said the aim of the attack “may have been to harvest credentials to gain future unauthorized access,” possibly with an intent to obtain information into vaccine…

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