Persistent phishing: don’t take the bait from BECs

October 13, 2020
FBI Director Christopher Wray speaks at an event in Washington, D.C. The FBI reports that BEC scams cost organizations more than $26 billion worldwide between 2016 and 2019. Today’s columnist, David Jemmett of Cerberus Sentinel, describes how BECs have become even more targeted in the past year. (Credit: Creative Commons CC PDM 1.0)
Jill Aitoro

SC Media Editor in Chief Jill Aitoro has 20 years of experience editing and reporting on technology, business and policy. She also serves as editorial director at SC Media’s parent company, CyberRisk Alliance. Prior to joining CRA, she worked at Sightline Media as editor of Defense News and executive editor of the Business-to-Government Group. She previously worked at Washington Business Journal and Nextgov, covering federal technology, contracting and policy, as well as CMP Media’s VARBusiness and CRN and Penton Media’s iSeries News.

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