Understanding Phishing:

Economic Stimulus Payment Scam

Since the beginning of March 2020, we’ve seen an explosion of phishing attacks, including some attempting to take advantage of our fears. Here we look at a scam impersonating the US Paycheck Protection Program.


The unwelcome arrival of COVID-19 has brought with it a more virtual scourge: phishing attacks. We’ve seen a wide array of COVID-19 themed phishing attacks recently, but just when we thought we’d seen it all, along came arguably the most convincing phishing scam we’ve ever seen.

Though INKY caught and exposed this phishing threat, we’re the first to admit that it’s one of the most sophisticated email phishing examples we’ve seen in a while. What makes this catch so impressive? These cybercriminals went to great lengths engineering and then fabricating the many convincing elements required to steal recipients’ banking credentials.

What's inside this guide:

  • Breakdown of the phishing tactics used
  • Discussion around ATP vs InLine
  • How to prevent these types of attacks
  • And more...

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