In this post, I decided to share the details of the Coronavirus-themed attacks launched from March 15 to March 21, 2020.
Threat actors exploit the interest in the COVID19 outbreak while infections increase worldwide, experts are observing new campaigns on a daily bases. Below a list of attacks detected this week.
March 21, 2020 – New Coronavirus-themed attack uses fake WHO chief emails
Day after day the number of COVID19-themed attacks increases, fraudsters have launched a phishing campaign to deliver on users’ PC.
March 19, 2020 – Coronavirus news used by Emotet and Trickbot to evade detection
Threat actors exploit the interest in the COVID19 outbreak while infections increase worldwide, new campaigns aim at spreading TrickBot and Emotet Trojans.
March 19, 2020 – Is APT27 Abusing COVID-19 To Attack People ?!
Security researcher Marco Ramilli analyzed a new COVID-19-themed attack gathering evidence of the alleged involvement of an APT group.
March 18, 2020 – Thousands of COVID19-related malicious domains are being created every day
The COVID19-themed attacks continue to increase, experts warn of thousands of COVID-19 scam and malware sites are being created every day.
March 17, 2020 – Attackers use a new CoronaVirus Ransomware to cover Kpot Infostealer infections
If you are interested in COVID19-themed attacks from February 1 – March 15, 2020
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