Security Notice: Defend Against COVID-19 Cyber Threats
As the COVID-19 pandemic affects businesses and individuals across the globe, cybercriminals are stepping up efforts to exploit unsuspecting users. Multiple U.S. government agencies are warning businesses and individuals to remain vigilant and exercise caution with online activities.
Be sure to take the following precautions:
- Avoid clicking on links in unsolicited emails and be wary of email attachments.
- Do not reveal financial or personal information in email, and do not respond to email solicitations for this information.
- Verify the authenticity of any online request that seems unusual or out of the ordinary.;
- Use trusted sources for up-to-date information about COVID-19.
For a comprehensive overview of how to avoid cyber threats and scams, visit www.paychex.com/corporate/security/learn-more and www.staysafeonline.org.