Beware! Scammers riding the COVID-19 wave are adapting to new scenarios as the pandemic evolves. Checkpoint recently discovered that over 192,000 coronavirus-related phishing attacks per…
COVID-19 Spam Delivers Remcos RAT
A phishing campaign is impersonating the US Small Business Administration (SBA) in an attempt to deliver the Remcos remote access Trojan, according to researchers at IBM X-Force. The campaign began in late March, just before the US government approved the CARES act, which included $376 billion in relief funds for small businesses. Attackers are aware that small businesses in the US will be tend to be responsive to emails from the SBA, so they’ve crafted phishing lures along these lines.