Visible to the public Analysis of the attack vectors used by threat actors during the pandemic

TitleAnalysis of the attack vectors used by threat actors during the pandemic
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsSusukailo, Vitalii, Opirskyy, Ivan, Vasylyshyn, Sviatoslav
Conference Name2020 IEEE 15th International Conference on Computer Sciences and Information Technologies (CSIT)
Date PublishedSept. 2020
ISBN Number978-1-7281-7443-3
KeywordsAnalysis, attack vector, attack vectors, business continuity, computer security, COVID-19, Cyber Kill Chain, Human Behavior, Incident Response, Information security, Malware, Organizations, Pandemics, pubcrawl, resilience, Resiliency, Scalability, security, threat actor

This article describes attacks methods, vectors and technics used by threat actors during pandemic situations in the world. Identifies common targets of threat actors and cyber-attack tactics. The article analyzes cybersecurity challenges and specifies possible solutions and improvements in cybersecurity. Defines cybersecurity controls, which should be taken against analyzed attack vectors.

Citation Keysusukailo_analysis_2020