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.

CISA encourages individuals to remain vigilant and take the following precautions.

Original release date: March 6, 2020