The Bhutan Computer Incident Response Team recommends individuals to remain vigilant for scams related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The recent post circulating on WhatsApp regarding “Free Internet Recharge from World Health Organization ” is FAKE and is a phishing scam targeted at stealing personal information.
Phishing attacks featuring official look-alike logos and disclaimers typically include a ‘call to action’ to trick us into giving out our most sensitive personal information – passwords, bank details,etc. In the wake of Coronavirus pandemic, scammers have taken advantage of the situation, sharing phishing links using WHO logos.
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