Phishing scam diverts more than $40K from Denver Public Schools

Michael Konopasek reports:

A computer hacking scam has made $40,000 of direct deposit money for Denver Public Schools employees disappear. Internet thieves are suspected of stealing the funds that were intended to pay the school district staff

Read more on Fox31. Sadly, it appears that despite the district’s training/awareness efforts, at least 30 employees fell for a phishing attack that gave the attackers access to the district’s payroll system.


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