The Federal Bureau of investigation and the Agency’s cybersecurity and infrastructure protection (CISA) USA 13 may published an official warning about the threat of hacking from China. The object of the attacks of these bodies, developing a vaccine and medicines against COVID-19.
“Healthcare, pharmaceuticals and researchers who are working on measures to counter, must realize that they are the main purpose, and take the necessary measures to protect their computer systems”, – said in the warning.
The efforts of the related authorities of the PRC hackers focused on compromising networks of research organizations in the United States, the document says. In this regard, the FBI and CISA asked to cooperate with all the structures that I suspect interference in their network.
“The potential theft of that information imperils the creation of a safe and effective treatment”, – said the press service of the FBI.
The national center for cybersecurity in the UK and the U.S. Agency CISA may 5, said the growth in the number of hacker attacks on organizations, which are involved in the fight against the pandemic coronavirus. Hackers use password guessing scheme, the report said.
11 may The New York Times wrote that whilethe American cyber command can instruct to respond to attempts by Chinese hackers to penetrate the computer networks of research centers, the newspaper notes.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Special medications from COVID-19 does not exist now in this disease is only symptomatic treatment. The world health organization notedthat a number of medicines can contribute to improved well-being and relief of symptoms COVID-19, but there is no evidence that any drug to prevent or treat the disease.
Who believe that the coronavirus would pose a serious threat, until they invent a vaccine.