“A malicious website pretending to be the live map for Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by Johns Hopkins University is circulating on the internet waiting for unwitting internet users to visit the website. Visiting the website infects the user with the AZORult trojan, an information stealing program which can exfiltrate a variety of sensitive data.”

Please note “[dot]” in the malicious website address below has been added to prevent accidental connection to this website.

  • “corona-virus-map[dot]com”

Additionally, please be vigilant in examining all emails received as the Coronavirus will likely be used in the subject of many phishing email attempts.

Current malware attempt from a website pretending to have information about the Coronavirus