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COVID-19 Update: Federal Investigators Prepare to Investigate and Prosecute Fraud in Emergency Loan Programs

Emergency COVID-19 relief legislation signed into law by President Trump, including the Coronavirus Aid, Recovery, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), has allocated more than $2 trillion in economic aid to individuals, businesses, non-profits and government entities adversely impacted by the pandemic.

April 25, 2020 : National Law Review

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Why Consumers, SMBs Are Likely to Fall for Coronavirus Scams

Consumers' and small-business owners' expectations and attitudes toward government communications could make them more susceptible to coronavirus-related cybercrime, new data shows. An overall lack of skepticism combined with a willingness to engage may increase their risk.

April 23, 2020 : Dark Reading

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The COVID-19 Crisis: A Perfect Storm for Fraud

Supervisors are adjusting to managing remote workers. IT departments are feeling the strain of equipping huge numbers of people with secure network access and mobile devices. And security issues must be reassessed in the light of massive workplace changes made in the month of March.

April 20, 2020 : ABA Banking Journal

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