Phishing in COVID-19: Financial aid scams

Exploiting a Pandemic: Coronavirus Stimulus Package Economic Impact Payments

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COVID-19 introduced a flurry of phishing scams related to the virus, and millions of people became victims as a result.

But perhaps the most convincing of these attacks are the ones purporting to be from the US Federal Reserve offering to provide financial assistance.

Through the CARES Act, congress has passed a $2 trillion bill to help individuals and businesses affected by the pandemic – but hackers are taking advantage. Read this white paper to see examples of these convincing emails.

Vendor:
Inky Technology
Posted:
Oct 7, 2020
Published:
Oct 7, 2020
Format:
PDF
Type:
White Paper
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