Defending Against COVID-19 Cyber Scams

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns
individuals to remain vigilant for scams related to Coronavirus Disease 2019
(COVID-19). Cyber actors may send emails with malicious attachments or links to
fraudulent websites to trick victims into revealing sensitive information or
donating to fraudulent charities or causes. Exercise caution in handling any
email with a COVID-19-related subject line, attachment, or hyperlink, and be
wary of social media pleas, texts, or calls related to COVID-19.

CISA encourages individuals to remain vigilant and take the following