Fake Online Coronavirus Map Installing Malware on Computers

Posted Posted in Fraud/Scams, Helpful Tips, Malware, News

Cyber criminals are taking advantage of the Coronavirus COVID-19 to steal personal data. A malicious website pretending to be the live map for Coronavirus Global Cases by Johns Hopkins University is circulating on the Internet. Individuals searching the Internet for a Coronavirus map could unwittingly click on the malicious link “corona-virus-map[dot]com” and have their computer […]

What Is Malware?

Posted Posted in Cybersecurity Resources, Malware

Malware, or “malicious software,” is a catch all term for software code designed to access or damage a computer, computer networks, tablets, and mobile devices, without the computer user knowledge or consent. In addition, malware can be used to encrypt, delete, or steal your information contained in the computer. There are various types of malware, […]