Discover | COVID-19 Daily Update

At the request of our customers, March 9th, RiskIQ’s team of trained intelligence analysts began compiling disparate data and intelligence related to COVID-19 into comprehensive daily reports. Each report combines major updates around COVID-19 and its impacts on cities, neighborhoods, schools, and businesses as well as other essential data that helps raise the situational awareness of both physical and cybersecurity teams.

Purpose

This intelligence will help inform the decisions of security teams, who face new requirements during these unprecedented times. Here, RiskIQ strives to provide the security community with a single source of factual reporting and informed analysis to help the security community discover unknowns about their environment and investigate threats.

3/17/20 Highlights: Previous 24 Hours

  • NY Gov Cuomo announced drive-through testing facilities will open
  • NY Gov Cuomo issued a statement to calm feared of mandatory quarantine
  • NJ Gov Murphy reportedly deployed National Guard, urged residents to stay home after 8 pm.
  • KY Gov Beshear delayed state’s primary election until 06/23/2020
  • OH Gov DeWine announced polls will be closed on Tuesday
  • Fed announced $500 billion repo operation to begin 03/17/2020
  • LabCorp issued a release stating it expected to be able to conduct 10K tests per day by the end of the week, up to 20K tests per day by the end of March
  • EU member nations agreed to close all external borders for thirty days
  • WHO issued a warning for Southeast Asian countries to take action to slow the spread of COVID-19.
  • Vietnam declared it will stop issuing visas to all foreign visitors, and any visitors from the United States, Europe, or ASEAN nations will face a mandatory quarantine
  • China now has fewer active cases than the rest of the world
  • Many African countries imposing strict travel restrictions to prevent the virus spread
  • Many countries in the Middle East and North Africa enacted further restrictions in the face of COVID-19

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