Who falls victim to impersonators?
Hacker Personas A Deeper Look Into Cybercrime– The Impersonator
Many users are growing more educated about their attacks, but impersonators are increasingly sophisticated, often hosting malicious content on legitimate sites.
Case in point, recent impersonation attacks prove consequences can be costly. A great example of how no one is immune, Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran was a victim of a targeted phishing attack, which led to a payout of $388,700 USD for a false real estate renovation. The money was never recovered.
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