Kerala saw highest Covid-19-related cyberattacks during lockdown

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Kerala saw highest Covid-19-related cyberattacks during lockdown

May 21, 2020 23:17 IST

According to IT security solutions provider K7 Computing, Kerala recorded over 2,000 Covid-19-related attacks between February and mid-April this year--the highest in the country. Also, more phishing attacks were noticed in Tier-II and Tier-III cities than the metros. The attacks, according to the report, were aimed to compromise computers and mobile devices to gain access to users confidential data, banking details and cryptocurrency accounts.

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