Academy’s representative participation in the webinar of Interpol and the Council of Europe
An expert of the International Information Academy was invited and took part in a webinar organized by The Cybercrime Programme Office of the Council of Europe (C-PROC) with the participation of Interpol experts.
During the COVID-19 crisis, people rely more than ever on computer systems, mobile devices and the Internet to work, communicate, shop, share and receive information. There is evidence that malicious actors are exploiting these vulnerabilities to their own advantage.
Several types of financial fraud schemes connected to the ongoing crisis have been reported by authorities from INTERPOL member countries, including fraud schemes, ransomeware attacks against medical facilities or individuals and others.