How real estate email fraud is leading to “homeless homebuyers” | Cyber Work Podcast

Business email compromise (BEC) is a type of phishing attack that led to more than $2 billion in losses in 2021. Agari’s John Wilson breaks down how fraudsters target the real-estate sector with BEC attacks — and how it’s leading to the sad situation of "homeless homebuyers."

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0:00 – BEC scams caused $2.4 in damage
1:15 – How real-estate BEC scams work
2:42 – Problem with preventing BEC scams
3:10 – Other examples of BEC attacks
4:05 – Free cybersecurity training resources

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