Public concern and working-from-home mandates are providing opportunities for cybercriminals.
Europe has now closed its borders and it is expected that Coronavirus will continue to trigger widespread disruption globally. In an effort to protect public health, more and more governments have implemented school closures and working-from-home mandates.
CFC’s in-house cyber incident response team notes, however, that the public concern about the virus’s spread as well as remote working is creating opportunities for cybercriminals. This advisory provides some background on these risks along with some easy-to-implement steps that businesses can follow to avoid falling victim.
Coronavirus increasingly being used in phishing attempts…