How covid-19 became a fertile ground for cyber criminals4 min read . Updated: 03 Jun 2020, 08:00 AM IST
Fear and the need for more information on the pandemic have fuelled a disturbing rise in the number of cyberattacks
In a new report, multinational cybersecurity company Check Point Research has made public startling figures on cyberattacks built to take advantage of the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the three weeks leading up to 12 May, the company recorded around 192,000 coronavirus-related cyberattacks every week, a staggering 30% increase over previous weeks.
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