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Whaling and we are not talking about fishing !!

What would happen if your staff received an email that they thought was genuinely you. Asking them for urgent assistance, to arrange an amazon gift card or help paying an urgent bill with a new supplier. Could they actually pay it ? As the email was not actually sent by you, it’s a specific kind of cyber crime called whaling, where the hacker tries to impersonate the boss. These hackers are getting more clever than ever before, they spend hours...

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