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How do online ads change during the pandemic?

As the pandemic also brought a financial crisis for some companies, online ads became the main way for them to reach their costumers. Online companies try to take benefit of this situation and invest more in online advertising, while the offline ones need to adapt, in order…
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Attackers use online streaming to spread malware

Attackers are aware that many of us watch movies or shows online more than before and they use online streaming to spread malware. They manage to scam users into giving away personal data and funds, using new tactics. Since the beginning of the pandemic, they have used…
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Cyber-attacks for the COVID 19 vaccine, against universities

According to a government security agency, state-sponsored hackers launched cyber-attacks for the COVID 19 vaccine, against UK universities. They were trying to steal research on developing the vaccine. So, they believe that Russia, Iran and China might have been behind this…
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Some ransomware groups avoid health organizations

Some ransomware groups said that they avoid health organizations during the Coronavirus pandemic. The operators replied BleepingComputer’s questions about their intentions to attack health and medical organizations. CLOP stays away The operators behind CLOP…
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Coronavirus websites plant more malware

Update (03.09.2019: World Health Organization (WHO) issued a warning regarding the cybercriminals that pretend to be WHO. The World Health Organization announced it would never ask users to login to view safety information or email attachments the users did not…