The novel coronavirus is challenging organizations on all fronts. Leaders must contend not only with cyberattackers leveraging COVID-19, but also employee, customer and partner concerns, and business continuity and risk management planning. Visit this page for ongoing updates to coverage from SC Media and other CyberRisk Alliance affiliates — including news analysis, business guidance and insights cyber risk professionals and leaders can use now.
Coronavirus-themed attacks are dominating the threat landscape in a way that is nearly unprecedented. To date, Proofpoint has seen over 500,000 messages, 300,000 malicious URLs, 200,000 malicious attachments with Coronavirus themes across more than 140 campaigns (and the number continues to increase). These attacks and campaigns are global in scope.