“’Procrastination is, quite frankly, one of the keys to success for crooks,’ said Paul Fabara, chief risk officer at Visa. ‘They assume that you’re going to fall for that last-minute offer that guarantees delivery of the product within 24 hours, or even the same day, at a discounted price,’ Fabara said.”
The interesting report from CNBC highlights the dangers of AI social engineering that “makes it difficult for consumers to spot fakes or uses tactics like false websites or malicious advertising.”
What to do? Start with MFA on your accounts.