FBI warns of COVID-19 phishing targeting US health providers

Bleeping Computer

Sergiu Gatlan

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) today warned of ongoing phishing campaigns targeting US healthcare providers using COVID-19 themed lures to distribute malicious attachments.

"On 18 March 2020, network perimeter cybersecurity tools associated with US-based medical providers identified email phishing attempts from domestic and international IP addresses," the FBI says in a flash alert coordinated with the DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).

Multiple methods were used by the threat actors behind to deliver their malicious payloads including ...

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