By Kim Komando
Arsonists in the United Kingdom and across Europe are destroying cellphone towers. Vodafone says that 20 towers were attacked, including one serving a field hospital treating COVID-19 patients. The arsonists believe that 5G networks are helping spread coronavirus.
This conspiracy theory isn’t the first one connected to either cellphone signals or COVID-19. But a lack of understanding of how the cellular system works, blended with the overall global panic of the pandemic, is gaining traction.
Conspiracy theories aren’t the only thing spreading like wildfire online right now. Cybercriminals are after your $1,200 stimulus payment, and they have a slew of clever tactics. Tap or click for 7 scams you need to be on the lookout for.