How cybercriminals attack Covid-19 supply chains

21 July 2021

Countries worldwide began preparing their distribution plans in recent months, anticipating the authorization of COVID-19 vaccines. Meanwhile, criminals have also prepared themselves to profit from the distribution of these vaccines. The COVID-19 sup...

COVID-19's Surprising Impact on Cybersecurity

13 July 2021

COVID-19's Impact on Cybersecurity

In the past year since COVID-19 began, so much of our way of life has changed. Every sector from small businesses, individuals, to national economies, has felt the impact of the virus in one way or the oth...

How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19 Scams

27 June 2021

You can be certain that as long as the pandemic continues, criminals will continue to come up with frauds and scams to take advantage of the situation. Fraudsters use all man...

Why You Should Not Post a Photo of Your Vaccination Certificate Online

10 June 2021

With the excitement of finally being vaccinated for COVID-19, some people share photos of their vaccination certificates online. Being excited is okay, but you should be careful not to post a photo of your vaccination certificate online. Identity thi...

How Criminals Take Advantage of Anxiety to Perpetrate COVID-19 Scams

27 May 2021

It is no surprise how criminals take advantage of people’s vulnerability amid crises such as that of COVID-19.  Right from the beginning, criminals positioned themselves to profit from the pandemic by manipulating people’s anxiety and confusion. L...

COVID-19 Scams: Vaccine Scams and Identity Theft

18 May 2021

The recent developments in vaccines towards fighting the coronavirus have raised hopes of finally fighting a pandemic that has devastated the world for more than a year. However, these developments have opened another avenue for criminals to steal pe...

COVID-19 Scams: Scammers Targeting Vaccination Certificate

20 April 2021

Scammers always look for a chance to take advantage of people, and the COVID-19 pandemic has created endless opportunities for these criminals. The rollout of vaccines across the globe has created yet another opportunity for scammers and criminals. C...

COVID-19 Scams: Phishing Campaigns Targeting the COVID-19 Vaccine Cold Chain

7 April 2021

Scammers always look for a chance to take advantage of people, and the COVID-19 pandemic has created endless opportunities for these criminals. The rollout of vaccines across the globe has created yet another opportunity for scammers and criminals. C...

COVID-19 Scams: Why Sales of Fake COVID-19 Certificates are Booming

24 March 2021

  Amidst a global pandemic, criminals have found a lucrative gold mine in supplying counterfeit medication, tests, fake cures.  Recently, they have turned to negative COVID-19 test certificates. The new target market for these counterfeit cer...

COVID-19 Scams: Cases of Fake COVID-19 Certificates to Bypass Travel Guidelines

8 March 2021

Even as COVID-19 has rocked the world, countries have begun opening their borders to allow for economic recovery. However, they have also included measures to prevent the importation of new COVID-19 cases. Some of these requirements include the need ...