QR Code Scams Are On The Rise, InfoSec Experts Weigh In

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jan 19, 2022 08:11 am PST

Have you scanned a QR code in the past week, no matter it’s in restaurants for menus or shops for contact tracing? Since the start of the pandemic, we’re seeing an uptick in adoption, but they all come with risks. What’s more, QR codes are more favourable for hackers as they’re less likely to be picked up by security software and easier to reach victims.