Cybersecurity and COVID-19

Securing Today’s Newly Distributed Workforce

Published May 2020


The widespread health and economic impact of the new coronavirus has not deterred cyber adversaries. In fact, quite the opposite is occurring. In times of crisis, adversaries often try to exploit the situation, prey on the public’s fear and escalate attacks. It is difficult to imagine, but we are seeing nation-state adversaries and e-criminals launch phishing campaigns using the coronavirus as bait. CrowdStrike expect this to escalate, and we are tracking the spread of these malicious campaigns.

CrowdStrike's disruptive cloud-native approach is uniquely suited to helping customers stay ahead of these emerging threats, whether their workers are at home, in the office or operating entirely in the cloud.

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