Yes, what you’ve have read is right! There is a talk going on the web that the current outbreak of Coronavirus could be a result of a cyber-attack. Unlike, the ongoing speculation that it was either a result of Chinese project failure related to bio-war or a Xi-Jiping led nation’s war on the world to kill the entire human populace in the 7 Continents across the globe; except China.
Speaking at the Muni Expo 2020, Dr. Erel Margalit, the Chairman of Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) ignited a new hypothesis related to the Wuhan Virus outbreak- saying that there is a high possibility that hackers could have infiltrated the database of a lab and altered the composition of a chemical composition resulting in the Covid 19 virus occurrence in China.
Well, we cannot ward off such conjectures as fake news as anything can happen in the sophistication filled digital world of technology.
Margalit added to his statement that hackers could be watching the financial impact of Coronavirus spread on the International Economy and could take it as a resource platform to launch cyber threats of bigger in range.
Readers of the Cybersecurity Insiders should notify a fact over here that the above-stated words were spoken during the presentation of the Margalit Start-Up City which is intended to accelerate the growth of tech startups,
As Israel is acting as a central IT hub, Margalit felt that it should act as an International Cyber Center as Cyber Threats are being touted as the biggest global threats to industries like Health, Finance, Media, Infrastructure, democratic frameworks, and personal freedom.