Phishing attacks

Dr Yenni Tim

Having a knowledge of cyber security is essential to protect ourselves and others. This is especially relevant during a pandemic when individuals and organisations are more vulnerable to cyber attacks, says cyber security expert Dr Yenni Tim. 

As the number of COVID-19 victims increased throughout the month of March, so did the number of phishing email attacks.

An overload of COVID-19 communication sets the perfect scene for malicious actors, says a UNSW cybersecurity expert.