Cayman Compass posted an article on May 29, 2020, about cyber criminals exploiting the COVID-19 crisis. Below are some key highlights:
- For the most part, its role involves monitoring threats and advising businesses on how to guard themselves against attack
- Protecting the territory from cyber-threats is part of the national security response to COVID-19.
- The police cyber-team is not yet seeing a marked increase in reports of Cayman businesses being attacked.
- They are concerns that the hype and fear around the health threat has made it easier to lure people into clicking on phishing scams with a fake coronavirus alert.