An increasing number of victims are being directed to fraudulent websites via social media platforms and popular online search engines.
FBI is issuing this announcement to raise awareness of criminal actors exploiting the public and the shipping industry by invoking fake COVID-19-related regulations and fees.
As the public increases its use of mobile banking apps, partially due to increased time at home, the FBI anticipates cyber actors will exploit these platforms.
The FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) are issuing this announcement to raise awareness of the threat to COVID-19-related research
The IC3 has seen an increase in reports of online extortion scams during the current “stay-at-home” orders due to the COVID-19 cr