P2020-ND-085

Nicola Wealth Management Ltd.

On March 19, the Organization?s CEO?s assistant received a suspicious email purporting to be from the CEO directing her to pay an invoice. The assistant confirmed with the CEO that the email in question was not legitimate. The Organization discovered an unknown third party temporarily gained access to the CEO?s email account through a webmail application, and potentially accessed, viewed or downloaded a number of emails over a period of approximately 11 hours. The Organization found no evidence of compromise with respect to its server, devices or client portal.

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Categories: 2020
Tags: Unauthorized access