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COVID-19-Related Emails Remain Prevalent in Phishing Campaigns

October 14, 2020

Coronavirus-related email subjects continue to dominate phishing campaigns, remaining the primary threat, with more than half of phishing emails containing some information related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Phishing campaigns represent a primary attack vector for cybercriminals looking tosteal personal information or infect devices with malware. The pandemic proved to be a gold mine for these criminals, as people’s thirst for information regarding this subject increases from one day to the next.

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