Payments Tip: Business Email Compromise: Identification and Prevention
Includes a Live Event on 11/01/2019 at 12:00 PM (PDT)
Did you send out that wire? Approve that ACH batch? Yes? Good! Now someone can retire early. That email you got from CE0@yourcompany.com, that was a hacker. The ‘O’ in CEO was really a ZERO and you received false instructions. That’s just one form of Business Email Compromise used to steal funds from your organization. Join us as we discuss various forms of fraud related to email and other devices that crooks are using to take money out of your accounts.
John Curtis, AAP, NCP, APRP
SVP, Education & Training
John has over twenty years of experience in payments and has held positions in Treasury Management, Information Systems and Corporate Training and Development. John was Product Manager for Electronic Payments including ACH, EDI and Emerging Payment Technologies for fourteen years at Bank of the West. He has served as Chairman of WesPay’s Education Committee and as an Advisor to the WesPay Board of Directors. John served as the Chairman of the Board of Payments Resource One (PRO). He is a member of the American Bankers Association Task Force on Payments Law and has lectured on payments topics including legal issues, emerging technologies, compliance and risk management.
As Senior Vice President of Education and Training, John Curtis oversees the educational offerings for WesPay to ensure members have access to high quality, timely and relevant training that is critical for success in today’s ever changing payments landscape. Before coming to WesPay, John dedicated the previous fourteen years of his career to the payments arena as a Product Manager for Electronic Payments covering ACH, EDI and Emerging Payment Technologies. He holds the AAP, NCP and APRP accreditations.