Tax season is coming to an end, but unfortunately the IRS and tax-related scams are not slowing down. In this month’s Threat Spotlight, we discuss W-2 fraud and why it can be even more successful after tax day.
The Barracuda Email Threat Scanner scans and analyzes thousands of corporate mailboxes daily across the world, giving us an interesting view into some of the more targeted phishing and spearphishing attacks. Attackers continue to evolve their tactics to evade spam detections and target unsuspecting users.
W-2 Phishing Scam – attacker uses multiple techniques to trick someone into sending the employee W-2 forms