Fraudsters are now using the vaccine scam to steal from you

Digital scams are common during the holiday season and with COVID-19, there’s many new ones out there.

Mike Stamas is the Vice President and Co-Founder of GreyCastle Security. He said we usually see fake Amazon coupons, Kohl’s cash, or other holiday related scams, but the pandemic has given criminals even more material.

“Criminals are smart and their goal is to get you to interact with their content whether its giving your bank or credit card information, whatever criminals can do to hit that nerve that forces you to do something they’ll do it, and it’s not beneath them to leverage something like a global pandemic,” Stamas said.

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