As of writing this article on Thursday, September 7th, 2017, yet another corporate mega-breach has been revealed and this time it's the credit-reporting agency, Equifax. Negligence, terrible communications, bad crisis management … someone's head is gonna roll.
You know Bob who works for your organization? That's right, Bob, the CFO. Nice guy. Organized, always on time, gets the job done. Good guy (except when he got tanked at the Christmas party but let's not talk about that). Well, there's something you might not know about Bob: He's incredibly dangerous to your business.
Hackers are increasingly using social engineering scams to impersonate top executives and request transfers of funds or confidential employee information such as W-2 tax form information. Katherine Keefe, global head of BBR Services, offers 5 tips to help avoid being harpooned this tax season.