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RKN Global calls attention to identity theft, which is not just a threat to adults, but to children as well. Children are especially vulnerable to identity theft because their more limited financial interactions can enable the theft to go unnoticed for a long time. Learn more...

Why Common Standards For COVID-19 Vaccine Certificate Are Important

With more people now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, countries around the world are designing digital health certificates to prove a person’s immunization status. Paper verifications have proven to be less effective due to the rampant use of fake COVID-19 test results bought easily from various merchants.  There is a great need for common standards […]

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 Ways Cybersecurity Can Protect the COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Chain

Cybercriminals have identified a lucrative opportunity: exploiting COVID-19 vaccine supply chains. The large numbers of people waiting for the vaccine and the personal and R&D data involved are part of the reasons criminals are targeting the vaccine supply chain. The Italian Region of Lazio is the recent victim of a cyberattack, which is thought to […]

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COVID-19’s Effect on Healthcare Cybersecurity

The digitization of healthcare operations and the increased use of digital systems to store and manage patient data have made healthcare organizations a growing target of cyber attacks.  With the scientific and healthcare community working for potential vaccines and treatments for COVID-19, the information healthcare institutions hold becomes more valuable to cyber criminals.  This is […]

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Essential Cybersecurity Questions To Ask In The Pandemic Era

  Coronavirus-related widespread uncertainties have ripened the landscape for cybercriminals, resulting in over 600% increase in attacks. With attacks increasing in number and sophistication since the pandemic, it makes sense for organizations to think of ways to protect their data from malicious actors. The first step in protecting your business is asking critical questions that […]

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COVID-19 Supply Chains Attract Cybercriminals

Countries worldwide began preparing their distribution plans in recent months, anticipating the authorization of COVID-19 vaccines. Meanwhile, criminals have also prepared themselves to profit from the distribution of these vaccines. The COVID-19 supply chains attract cybercriminals. The criminals have set up different measures to interfere with and profit from the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines. Before […]

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