La Playa hit by phishing scam

Phishing attacks on credit cards

La Playa customers have received a warning and an apology from CEO Mark Boon following a phishing attack.

In an email designed to alert customers to the breach Boone detailed that one employee’s email had been compromised and included a link to a bogus fax message.

According to the email the link is not dangerous but, if clients enter details into the mock site, they could find themselves at risk.

According to La Playa, its systems picked up the scam within 20 minutes of the fake email going

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