COVID-19 Brings an Increase in Cyber Attacks

While financial institutions are looking for the best way to serve their customers during the coronavirus pandemic, many attackers are using the current environment for their benefit. Industries across the globe are witnessing an increase in malicious cyber activity as attackers use a variety of means to target organizations. Cyber criminals are using many of the same tactics they always use, but they are using COVID-19 to prey on fear and exploit individuals who are willing to help others and not anticipating a scam.