Pandemic

Identity Theft Doubled During the Pandemic as Fraudsters Targeted COVID-19 Relief Payments

The FTC reported that identity theft doubled during the pandemic as scammers targeted COVID-19 relief payments to individuals and government-sponsored…

3 weeks ago

Report Says DDoS Attacks Increased by Over 500% Because of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Researchers attribute the sharp rise in DDoS attacks to malicious efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic when most consumers became dependent…

8 months ago

Beating the Pandemic and Data Protection Are Not Mutually Exclusive

Many claim that data protection laws are preventing the use of data to track the COVID-19 pandemic which seems to…

11 months ago

Cybersecurity in a Pandemic: What Companies Must Do to Secure Sensitive Data and Information as Workers Transition to Working From Home

With millions of employees working from home in a pandemic, sound cyber and data security practices are necessary for companies…

11 months ago