Covid-19 and social engineering – a match made in hell

Expert Opinion | | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | Published | Tuesday 31 Mar 2020 10:00 CET

Gilit Saporta, Head of Fraud Intelligence at Simplex, addresses ‘work from home scams’ and how Covid-19 could (and is) potentially increase the number of phishing and social engineering attacks

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Covid-19 and social engineering – a match made in hell

Expert Opinion | | Published Tuesday 31 Mar 2020 | 10:00 CET

Gilit Saporta, Head of Fraud Intelligence at Simplex, addresses ‘work from home scams’ and how Covid-19 could (and is) potentially increase the number of phishing and social engineering attacks

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