Fake Zoom invite forces Sydney hedge fund to close

Earler this week, Levitas Captial was forced to close following a major cyber attack, resulting in their major client withdrawing their funds.

This should stress to all businesses out there that an antivirus and a firewall is not sufficient against cybercrime. Appropriate funds transfer protocols, incident response plans and cybersecurity awareness training should be at the top of every businesses list for this coming 2021.


Business Email Protection: Check the “From”

One of the best telltale signs behind a phishing attempt can often be found in a sender’s email address. In order to trick people, phishing attempts will often imitate legitimate email addresses. For example, if your accountant’s email address is alice@example.com, an attacker might use the address alice@exampie.com. Always remember to verify that the sender…