COVID-19 blamed for 238% surge in cyberattacks against banks

The coronavirus pandemic has been connected to a 238% surge in cyberattacks against banks, new research claims.

On Thursday, VMware Carbon Black released the third edition of the Modern Bank Heists report, which says that financial organizations experienced a massive uptick in cyberattack attempts between February and April this year — the same months in which COVID-19 began to spread rapidly across the globe.

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Source: ZDNet