Did Travelx Exchange More Than Currency?

The Wall Street Journal reports (read the story here) that the Travelex currency-exchange network was shut down by a virus attack. Goodness, gracious sakes, how could that be? Well, maybe it's because:

  • They have no email impersonation/spoofing/phishing protection; and/or
  • Their SPF record links them to Microsoft Outlook Protection, courtesy of those wonderful folks at Agari.
Mad Max suggests you just take your American $20 bills, which I'm sure will be gratefully accepted by merchants around the world.

Mad Max
Banking on the USA

#travelex #agari #virus #cyberattack #databreach 


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