Six Cyber Threats at Play During the Pandemic (Racontuer)


Opportunism is the bread and butter of cyber-attackers. Would-be malicious actors riff on the zeitgeist, exploiting predominant hopes, fears or uncertainties to breach defenses. And there’s been no shortage of fear and uncertainty lately. The coronavirus pandemic and lockdown have seen hackers attempt to exploit vulnerabilities at a time of accelerated change, underscoring the necessity of deploying state-of-the-art artificial intelligence to thwart the cyber-thieves.