Coronavirus: Fear in Cybersecurity

The first publicized case of Coronavirus in the United States occurred in late February, 2020. Almost immediately, a different spread began: hackers, leveraging the global panic to spread new kinds of malicious cyber threats.

Whether the new, Coronavirus-related malware succeeded would depend on one question: does fear and uncertainty make us more hackable?

This episode provides an overview of the pandemic impact on cyber security as seen through the eyes of Check Point researchers

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Article Link: https://research.checkpoint.com/2020/coronavirus-fear-in-cybersecurity/