Quiz: Are you Cyber-Aware Amongst COVID-19?

Posted in : Supplementary Articles NI on 29 May 2020
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Issues covered: Cyber Security

With the COVID-19 pandemic gripping the world, your employees are likely to be spending significantly more time online.

But the overwhelming amount of news coverage surrounding the virus has created a new risk…

With large numbers of employees in Northern Ireland working from home, cyber criminals are taking advantage of the disruption, capitalising on the uncertainty to scam suspecting employees into handing over sensitive data and money. Bogus callers, fake online stores and online and telephone frauds are just some of the scams that the general public should be wary of.

But would you know a phishing email if it popped into your inbox? Do you know the difference between smishing, phishing, vishing and spear-phishing? 

Try our quiz and see how cyber-aware you are during the COVID-19 global pandemic. Why not send this to your employees and test their knowledge too.









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This article is correct at 29/05/2020

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