Corona Virus Phishing Advisory

20 March 2020

The Bhutan Computer Incident Response Team recommends individuals to remain vigilant for scams related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The recent post circulating on WhatsApp regarding "Free Internet Recharge from World Health Organization " is FAKE and is a phishing scam targeted at stealing personal information.


Refer BtCIRT article  for further information on how to detect and protect yourself from phishing attacks.

Refer to video on how to detect Fake News issued by the Department of Information and Media:

Therefore, request the general public to refrain from spreading any kind of fake news.

          Team BtCIRT, DITT,MoIC