Executive Impersonation Payment Fraud BEC Attack
Hi [Recipient First Name],
Please follow up with the below payment request for a job completed; pay the attached invoice and let me know once completed.
[Target Company Name]
[Target Company Address]
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From: [Vendor Employee Name] <[Lookalike Vendor Employee Username]@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, Jun 21, 2022 at 5:01 PM
Subject: [Vendor Company Name] Invoice #15250
To: <[Executive Look-alike Email Address>
Good afternoon Sir,
Please find the invoice attached.
If you could submit this for processing at your earliest convenience it would be highly appreciated; our cash flow is tight.
Thank you very much.
[Vendor Employee Name]
[Vendor Employee Title]
[Vendor Company Name]