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Which phishing scams are trending in 2022?

Top phishing scams

With more people looking to cash in on hype surrounding the cryptocurrency market than ever before and an increasing digital workforce which may lack awareness of network security set-ups, cybercriminal activity remains rampant. Bitcoin’s enduring popularity and peak valuation in 2021 has only encouraged heists on crypto exchanges, the use of cryptomining malware, cryptocurrency-related scams, and malware targeting cryptocurrency wallets. From fans of the K-Pop band BTS being tricked into following crypto-related Twitter handles to fake initial coin offerings (ICOs), the popularity of cryptocurrency provides scammers with many opportunities.

Source:: Avast