Scammers Use Residential IP Addresses to Launch BEC Attacks

24 May 2023
The Cyber Signals report revealed that Microsoft detected 35 million BEC attempts with an average of 156,000 attempts daily between April 2022 and April 2023. Microsoft also noticed a pattern in which attackers used a phishing-as-a-service platform, BulletProftLink, to obtain login credentials. To protect, enterprises can enable notifications and configure mail systems to flag messages sent from external parties.