Flipkart has lodged a complaint with the police after its CEO, Binny Bansal’s email account was allegedly hacked and two mails were sent to the company’s CFO asking for $80,000. According to a report by the Times of India, the two mails carried the same message and were sent to Sanjay Baweja, the CFO of Flipkart on March 1 at 11.33 am. Due to the nature and timing of the emails, Baweja checked up with Bansal and learned that the emails were fraudulent. The cyber crime police said that it is a case of email spoofing, in which messages are sent from forged addresses.
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