Something Phishy is happening – Phishing Scams on the Rise
Coronavirus-related Phishing Scams and Attacks on the rise
Cybercriminals have been taking advantage of the coronavirus outbreak to target people with phishing scams and malware in the guise of information relevant to the disease. These attacks typically take the form of malicious apps, phishing emails, and phony websites. In addition, the US government has been offering stimulus payments, presenting another area ripe for exploitation by scammers.