Cyber-criminals never stop…they are always looking for new ways to exploit, and they are taking advantage of the Chinese Coronavirus pandemic in a big way…

Coronavirus-themed domains 50% more likely to be malicious than other domains

People worldwide are looking for news and updates on anything related to Chinese Coronavirus, Wuhan Coronavirus, COVID-19, etc. and cyber-criminals are using its name recognition as “Bait”:

Hackers Created Thousands of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Sites As Bait

  • As the world comes to grips with the coronavirus pandemic, the situation has proven to be a blessing in disguise for threat actors, who’ve taken advantage of the opportunity to target victims with scams or malware campaigns.

Think ‘Double-check‘!!!