CISO Alert: Expect “Brazen” Cyber Crews to Step Up Ransomware Tactics, Strategies
Accenture’s 2020 Cyber Threatscape Report describes cyber landscape risks and strategic recommendations — including the opportunity for managed security services.
New Sophos Research Highlights the Psychological Impact of Ransomware Attacks
The research reveals why organizations can’t take their focus off human-led threat hunting and why those attacked by ransomware are never the same afterward
Google Android Ransomware Attacks: Microsoft Describes Mobile Device Risks
How ransomware targets Google Android-based mobile devices through legitimate-looking apps, according to Microsoft research findings & analysis.
Software AG: Clop Ransomware Attack Recovery Update
Clop ransomware attacks Software AG. Help desk & internal communications are down. Hackers demanded $20M. Software AG discloses recovery effort updates.
Ransomware Attacks Vaccine Management Software Specialist; COVID-19 Trials Unaffected
Ransomware attacks eResearch Technology, whose software is being used to manage clinical trials of potential coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines, a report says.
US Treasury Department Warning: Are Ransomware Payments Illegal?
The U.S. Department of the Treasury raises questions about companies that facilitate ransomware payments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ransomware Research: Attacks Tripled in Q2 to 33% of All Incidents, IBM Security Says
One in four attacks IBM Security X-Force Incident Response has remediated so far in 2020 have been ransomware related, IBM Security reports.
Las Vegas School District Ransomware Attack: CCSD Student Data Released
A ransomware attack against Clark County School District (CCSD) in Las Vegas triggers data breach involving Social Security numbers, student information & more, a report says.
UHS Ryuk Ransomware Attack: Hospital System Recovery Update
Universal Health Services (UHS) confirms information technology security incident. Was Ryuk Ransomware involved in malware attack? Here are latest UHS recovery details.