Aussies A Target With The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) Phishing Email

A phishing campaign appearing to be from the The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is targeting businesses right now. The email contains a link where folks are told they can review their Business Activity Statements (BAS) online, however the link downloads a trojan dropper that installs ransomware or some other malware. Keep an eye ope for emails saying they are [email protected]


Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, is a veteran information security professional with over 20 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in InfoSec

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