Beware – this ‘virus infection’ email is sending you malware

Beware – this ‘virus infection’ email is sending you malware

While the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, hackers are reportedly using infection-related emails as a hook for a new phishing campaign. A coronavirus-themed attack is looking to steal personal information from victims, including cryptocurrency wallets,...
“Corona antivirus” infects victims with malware

“Corona antivirus” infects victims with malware

Cybercriminals continue to leverage the ongoing coronavirus outbreak for their own gain by launching numerous scam campaigns which use Covid-19 as a lure to trick users into installing a variety of malware and data stealers. In the latest scam, discovered by...
Hackers use Covid-19 special offers to spread malware

Hackers use Covid-19 special offers to spread malware

The ongoing coronavirus outbreak has led many businesses and organizations to shut down across the globe but the same can’t be said for cybercriminals who have used the crisis as a means to profit. New research from Check Point has revealed that malware...
4 ways to fight back against coronavirus phishing and malware attacks

4 ways to fight back against coronavirus phishing and malware attacks

Sadly, with the widespread media attention around the coronavirus, attackers are already using the topic to bait victims into opening malicious attachments. Researchers at IBM X-Force have identified several campaigns which, when an attachment is opened, results in an...