COVID-19 has changed almost everything in our daily lives. One of those items has been a large increase of occurrences working from home. Technology has allowed working remotely for several years. While the ability to work from home has provided many the opportunity to stay productive, with the mass transition of people working remotely, many fraudsters have and will continue to try to take advantage of the current situation. Why? The fraudsters realize that more files are being moved through email and file transfer services. They also realize that many, if not most, of the IT security at company personnel homes is not at the same level as working from the office.
How do the fraudsters attempt to take advantage?
What can a company do to enhance protection and reduce the risk of being exploited?