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April 2021 Archives

Steve Ragan

Steve Ragan

April 6, 2021 8:00 AM

Tax Season: Criminals Play the Numbers Game Too

Criminals love tax season. The stress and urgency surrounding this time of year makes the victim pool highly vulnerable to various types of schemes. In addition to phishing, tax season is also the time of year when criminals focus their efforts towards other types of attacks including Local File Inclusion (LFI), SQL Injection (SQLi), and credential stuffing.