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COVID-19 forces CISA to hire two top cybersecurity experts

CISA hired two leading cybersecurity experts to support the agency’s COVID-19 response efforts. Cybersecurity risk is bigger than ever According to the Cybersecurity and Infrastracture State Agency’s management, the decision comes as the pandemic made…
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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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COVID-19 DDoS attacker, arrested in the Netherlands

The Dutch police arrested a COVID-19 DDoS attacker who put down two government’s websites. The 19 year old man was caught on April 10th on suspicion of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks against MijnOverheid.nl. This website provides a personalized portal…
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New espionage attempts target WHO, trying to steal data

New espionage attempts target WHO (The World Health Organization) in order to steal information about the possible cures, tests or vaccines for COVID-19. As the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic continues, the number of attacks doubled, according to officials. Most recently…