On May 21, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the United States Secret Service (USSS) released a joint statement regarding how to avoid economic payment scams, especially those related to COVID-19. Cyber-criminals have focused heavily on COVID-19, hoping to play on the fears of the unknown to take advantage of small businesses. Some of our other blog posts have covered these topics and discussed how to protect your business from these attacks – ranging from phishing emails and vishing calls, to possible breaches in your website, and even Zoombombing.
To help protect against these COVID-19 attacks, strive to implement these 3 measures into your business:
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