Nigerian BEC Fraudsters Resorting to RATs as the Tool to Amplify Attacks

Nigerian BEC Fraudsters Resorting to RATs as the Tool to Amplify Attacks

The number of Business Email Compromise, also known as BEC fraud has risen up by an alarming rate; hackers have resorted to Remote Access Trojans (RAT) to amplify their attacks.  The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, IC3 attempted to reduce the damage done by these attacks by formulating a Recovery Asset Team which took care of the consequences of  BEC scams. However, the number of scammers involved in these kinds of attacks is significantly more than ever before. The atta ..