On March 16, the CEO of Defense Point Security, LLC told all employees that their W-2 tax data was handed directly to fraudsters
“after someone inside the company got caught in a phisher’s net,” reported by the reputable cybersecurity news reporter Brian Krebs on his website KrebsOnSecurity at https://krebsonsecurity.com/2017/03/govt-cybersecurity-contractor-hit-in-w-2-phishing-scam
Can it get more ironic? I don’t blame you if you ask. Do we have to suck up or is there anything to learn at all? No need to suck up. Sure is.
Lesson #1: Never assume a business or product is secure.
Lesson #2: Find out objective business’ security levels. That’ll get people’s attention! and before your W2’s are handed to fraudsters.