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 IC3 has seen an increase in reports of online extortion scams during the current “stay-at-home” orders due to the COVID-19 cr
Cyber Criminals Conduct Business Email Compromise Through Exploitation of Cloud-Based Services, Costing U.S Businesses More Than $2 Billion
Cyber criminals are targeting organizations that use popular cloud-based email services to conduct Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams.
The FBI anticipates cyber actors will exploit increased use of virtual environments by government agencies, the private sector, private organizations, and individuals as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic