KrebsOnSecurity reports on new opportunities for cybercriminals driven from the pandemic, including fraudulently applying for assisted loans and unemployment benefits as well as new lines of credit. 

The criminal ring uses a mix of public information, including ownership records from the Secretary of State website, company officers/ owners SSNs and Tax ID #s from the dark web, and forged "official" documents tied to a business to prove ownership. 

Brian Krebs then explains the steps criminals take and how the ring operates.