In Brazil, scammers see the coronavirus as a serious money-making opportunity
IBM has uncovered nearly 700 malicious websites related to COVID-19 in Brazil in recent months.
Ransomware gangs are doing their homework before encrypting corporate data
"They’re snooping around” for balance sheets and other financial data, a DHS official says.
Hackers target senior executives at German company procuring PPE
The hackers knew which executives they wanted to compromise soon after the German PPE task force was announced.
Hackers spoof SBA to try to compromise companies' computers
The hackers are exploiting businesses' reliance on digital updates from the federal government.
Attackers are using a Brazilian hacking tool against Spanish banks
Researchers did not disclose which banks have been affected.
Known bugs and predictable phishing are behind your average security incident, IBM says
There's so much available in cybercrime forums that scammers don't need to be very creative, the X-Force team found after examining billions of incidents.