Shark Tank judge loses $400,000 in a phishing scam—but her accounts are still at risk. Securely manage passwords now with LogMeOnce Password Manager and keep hackers away with Password SHOCK©.
워싱턴, D.C., 행진 3, 2020—In light of the well-publicized phishing scam that recently ensnared popular Shark Tank judge Barbara Corcoran, LogMeOnce, 패스워드없는 인증의 독특한 시장의 선두 주자, 해커에 떨어지는 피해자를 방지하는 방법에 대한시기 적절한 조언과 중요한 치료를 제공하고있다.
문제: 해커 또는 해커 그룹이 이미 코코의와 함께 사라져 시도 $400,000. 이 피싱 사기 공격은 하룻밤 일어나지 않았다. 해커는 조수의 이메일 주소를 모방하고 단순히 실제 보이게하기 위해 하나 개의 문자를 변경. 분명히, 해커는 비서 및 회계사의 이메일 주소를 알고, 그래서 기회는 해당 주소이며, 어쩌면 암호는 이미 이전의 데이터 유출을 통해 노출과 어두운 웹 데이터베이스에 노출. 그것은 해커가 이러한 개인의 네트워크 또는 계정 내에서 이미되었을 수 있습니다 생각하는 무서운 시나리오입니다, 이리저리 배회하다, 내부 사무실 절차 및 회계 프로세스에 익숙되었다, 청구서가 지불 승인 방법 등.
해결책: To avoid similar scams, LogMeOnce advises against using public email accounts to conduct any kind of financial activity, whether personal or for business. By using your own business domain, you will eliminate a hacker’s ability to create/imitate email addresses without your approval. To seal off your accounts from such hacking attempts, you can throw a security blanket over them and establish simple but comprehensive security defensive layers. Seriously increase password strength for all team members, use Two-Factor Authentication (2FA), monitor dark web for data breaches, and start using Password-Less Login.
Product: Switch to a private email system and start using your own business domain (example: Barbara@Corcoran.com) rather than using a free/public email service. Add proven security from reputable vendors to protect your accounts and credentials. The LogMeOnce management team has invented numerous award-winning security products since 1995. LogMeOnce provides a broad portfolio of security products including its popular password manager, 신원 도둑질 보호, 다크 웹 모니터링, and Cloud Encrypter.
LogMeOnce’s claim to fame is Password-Less Login and provides an array of rich features and functionalities including the patented LogMeOnce Mugshot, 비밀번호 충격©, and Account Freeze, 독특한, patent-pending security application designed to help individual users and businesses protect their passwords and security credentials, 및 사이버 공격에 대한 관리.
Unfortunately, Corcoran fell victim to a phishing scam that could have been prevented with better protection and defensiveness around her accounts and those of her business. Her bookkeeper erroneously sent nearly $400,000 to someone who had sent emails that seemed to come from one of Corcoran’s assistants—but in fact was a hacker.
“Getting hacked or compromised by a scam is a horrible experience, whether you lose a ton of money or your credibility takes a hit. The LogMeOnce Password Manager and Identity Theft Protection tools would have easily prevented such vulnerabilities and such extensive and expensive damage,” says Kevin Shahbazi, CEO of LogMeOnce. “Additionally, our patented LogMeOnce Mugshot would have helped to collect the hacker’s metadata, exposing unauthorized access attempts before the hack occurred. Prevention involves connecting the dots and exposing the source of the scam.”
Only LogMeOnce offers a comprehensive number of login options with automatic 2FA. You always get the extra security layer of 2FA without the hassle of typing yet another password or SMS code, or using a hardware 2FA token. And you get instant protection and instant access to your computer via your mobile device (LogMeOnce protects identities on Apple iOS, 기계적 인조 인간, 마이크로 소프트 윈도우, Mac OS, and Linux).
는 "제로 지식"기술 회사로서, LogMeOnce does not know a user’s encryption key or actual passwords. LogMeOnce로, 당신 are the only one who has absolute knowledge of your actual password and encryption key—only you can decrypt your account.
Founded in 2010, the award-winning LogMeOnce confidently helps consumers and businesses protect their passwords, 정체, and data. LogMeOnce rose to popularity with its feature-rich password management platform, and then with its patented PhotoLogin technology that gave users the choice of logging in with a password-less selfie. As serial entrepreneurs, the LogMeOnce management team has founded and scaled up to global brand status multiple startups, with successful exits and acquisitions, such as the acquisition by security industry leaders McAfee and Intel Corp. in 2010.
LogMeOnce is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and serves the global market with an additional location in Barcelona, 스페인. LogMeOnce markets and sells its solutions worldwide directly and through a variety of partners. For information about LogMeOnce, SDK, OEM licensing, and reseller partnership opportunities, please visit www.LogMeOnce.com, call (800) 935-4619, fax (866) 732-0324, email sales@LogMeOnce or Media@LogMeOnce.com. All trademarks belong to their respective organizations.