People are worried about coronavirus. Panic in the minds of many. Many people search online for its antidote. Cybercriminals are waiting to take this opportunity. Checkpoint Research, Israeli-based cyber research institute say, cybercriminals have stepped up attacks in the past two weeks. More than 400,000 such attacks have been identified worldwide.
Researchers say cybercriminals are attacking in the guise of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations (UN). Such organizations are trying to officials seduce. In this case, resort to mediums various online communication. The villains are now carrying out most of the attacks using Microsoft team and Google Meet.
About 20,000 coronavirus-related domains have been registered worldwide in past three weeks, according to Checkpoint Research. Highest number of Corona Cure, Corona Repair related domain registrations. Related to Corona Post, Corona Crisis, Corona Relief Payment has also registered. Cyberattacks increase by 30 percent.
Cybersecurity researchers say they have found most of cyberattacks that currently disguise taking.
Recently mailed from Who Dot International domain in guise of the World Health Organization. Subject of these mails urgent letter of the results of vaccine test. It is tempting to click on link. In this way, important information is taken away. Abuser is victim blackmail.