Company loses $17m in email scam

The typical victims of cyber fraud are lonely singles searching for love online or anyone who puts too much trust in an email.

But proof that even corporate financial professionals are not exempt from being swindled has come with the revelation that a company based in Omaha, Nebraska lost $17.2m in an email scam.

Full Story – http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/feb/05/company-loses-17m-in-email-scam