18 March 2020

Hackers, cybercriminals target victims with coronavirus fears, experts warn

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March 18 (UPI) -- Computer security experts are warning about a rise in cyberattacks that are seeking to capitalize on the coronavirus outbreak for financial and political gain.Cybersecurity company FireEye and IBM's X-Force say cybercriminals from nations that include China, Russia, North Korea , Vietnam, India, Brazil and the United States are behind the efforts. Some, they say, include sending emails while posing as health organizations in attempts to infect victims' computers with malicious [...]