100K People Targeted by Spoof IRS Websites

100K People Targeted by Spoof IRS Websites

Over 100,000 people were targeted by a large-scale summer threat campaign using fake IRS websites. 





The extensive phishing campaign was discovered by researchers at cloud security solutions provider Akamai.





Akamai's research team recorded threat actors using hundreds of different domains and URLs to impersonate the Internal Revenue Service of the United States over a two-month period beginning in mid-August 2019. 





Users were all directed to the same fake IRS login pag ..