Huge spike in phishing emails and phishing websites since the outbreak of Covid-19
With an exponential rise in the corona virus cases, as of today nearly 800000 people have been infected and there has been an alarming rise in spear-phishing emails and phishing websites. Cyber criminals misuse these kinds of tragic events to extract information from unsuspecting victims. The panic in people makes them an easy target for cyber criminals. Email is the largest threat vector organizations must control to prevent further nefarious activity from occurring. For example, ransomware encrypting ventilators or medical devices during this time of crisis.