Beware of Scams And Cyber Attack Using The Coronavirus Related Materials, PTA

Pakistan's telecom regulator informed that hackers are attacking cellphones and computer systems by sending malware by coronavirus associated materials

Beware of Scams And Cyber Attack Using The Coronavirus Related Materials, PTA
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The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Has Issued The Pubic Awareness Alert To Be Vigilant Against Coronavirus Related Cyber Attack And Scams.

Pakistan's telecom regulator issues the public alert regarding hackers are attacking cellphones and computer systems by sending malware via coronavirus associated materials.

“Hackers are infecting mobile phones and computers by sending Malware through coronavirus related scam emails, messages, pictures ads, files, documents or links,"

“Therefore, keep secure and browse solely genuine web sites for acquiring credible information associated to coronavirus," the PTA added.

The computer systems and cellular devices have turn into much more essential these days as persons are compelled to stay of their houses amid the rising spread of coronavirus within the Pakistan.

The bandwidth utilization in Pakistan has elevated by 15 % in a matter of days, owing to a rise in on-line activities by academic institutions, companies and, ‘work at home' policy adopted by people and organizations in the Pakistan.

“There's enough internet capacity available within the country to fulfill the rising demands of bandwidth, PTA further added.

PTA has been carefully monitoring the internet utilization patterns in order to make sure that quick and efficient telecom services remain available to the users on this tough time" PTA has mentioned.