Warning as Irish firms lose millions in sophisticated invoice scams
Two firms lost €650,000 recently in the so-called invoice redirection fraud
Two companies have been defrauded of more than €650,000 between them following an internet email scam. Photograph: iStock
Irish business owners have been warned of an internet email scam which has seen fraudsters steal €650,000 from two firms recently.
The companies lost the money after responding to what looked like legitimate invoices from suppliers.