ATTENTION: Watch out for COVID-19 SCAMS



WATCH OUT FOR SCAMS RELATED TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
 
Cybercriminals have been using the uncertainty of the  COVID-19 pandemic to launch phishing attacks and various  other scams. As the public continues to seek out  information on the disease, cybercriminals are increasingly trying to exploit public fears with targeted attacks. This type of scam includes:
 
  • Medical Advice Emails
  • Corporate Policy Emails
  • Business Email Compromise
  • Fake Deceptive Online Ads
  • Malicious Email Campaigns
  • Questionable Offers
  • Fraudulent Charities Requests
  • Cleaning Services
  • Spoofed Government, Healthcare or Research Information
PROTECT YOUSELF!
 
Use only trusted resources for information related to COVID-19.  These sites include:

✔️Government of Canada - https://www.canada.ca/en.html
✔️Sask Health: http://www.health.gov.sk.ca/
✔️World Health Organization (WHO): https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus

 
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