Ransomware

July 19, 2019 06:57 AM
It’s no accident that we’re seeing cities become targets. These organizations are traditionally viewed as being slower than the herd.
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July 12, 2019 03:30 AM
Jeff Wilbur, technical director at the Internet Society's Online Trust Alliance, discusses key findings from the organization's new Cyber Incidents & Breach Trends Report.
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June 26, 2019 06:07 AM
As corporate security improves, it’s only logical for hackers to try extorting other entities. Cities are an obvious target .
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June 14, 2019 03:30 AM
The state of ransomware demonstrates that no organization, municipality or person is immune and that the threats are getting worse.
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June 06, 2019 05:22 AM
While many advise against paying ransoms, Forrester has been tracking a trend of companies that negotiated with the extortionists and paid for decryption keys as part of their incident recovery.
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February 15, 2019 07:07 AM
Ransomware is adapting, and hackers are setting their sights higher, choosing to target whole enterprise networks using sophisticated cryptojacking malware.
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November 07, 2018 06:30 AM
Cybercriminals are now incorporating the GDPR in in their modus operandi. Enterprising criminals use the threat of being reported for GDPR violations and non-compliance against businesses.
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September 25, 2018 06:30 AM
Every minute more than $1.1 million is lost to cyber crime and 1,861 people fall victim to such attacks, according to a new report from threat management company RiskIQ.
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September 20, 2018 06:30 AM
The results of a new survey paint a picture of a workforce that has a general understanding of security risks, but is underprepared for the increasing sophistication and instance of ransomware and phishing attacks.
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By John Nye
September 13, 2018 07:31 AM
There will always be the next 0-day vulnerability that gets baked into a new version of ransomware and it will cause havoc, but the average everyday attacks we see are almost always successful because of missing patches.
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