Covid Crimes: Espionage, Hackers And Why America Is Vulnerable

Covid Crimes: Espionage, Hackers And Why America Is Vulnerable

Posted July 28, 2020

Covid Crimes: Espionage, Hackers And Why America Is Vulnerable

  • Strong evidence indicates that Russia, China and potentially other adversaries have been attempting to hack universities and research institution’s databases to steal potentially lifesaving Covid-19-related intellectual property.
  • With millions of lives and trillions of dollars at stake, the U.S. is in a dangerous place when it comes to vulnerabilities associated with the pandemic – one of which is cybersecurity.
  • Train and test your employees never to click untrusted links or transfer funds without a telephone authorization from someone they know, and not to go to dangerous or suspect websites (like porn or gaming sites) on any device connected to the company’s infrastructure.

– Nicole Fisher | July 28, 2020