Ransomware

Ransomware incidents along with prevention, mitigation and recovery products for Managed Security Services Providers (MSSPs).

Deloitte Poll: Most US Executives Lack Ransomware Response Plan

A Deloitte poll shows most executives believe ransomware attacks are major threats, but few have simulated ransomware attacks to prepare for these incidents.

Howard University Ransomware Attack: Investigation and Network Recovery Updates

Howard University ransomware attack details: External forensic experts assist investigation after cyberattack impacts HBCU’s network.

Labor Day Weekend Ransomware Attacks? FBI, CISA Memo Offers Proactive Warning

The FBI & CISA warn organizations to be on the alert for ransomware attacks on U.S. critical infrastructure during U.S. Labor Day weekend.

OnePercent Group Ransomware: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

The FBI issues an alert regarding OnePercent Group ransomware attacks & the indicators of compromise (IOCs) associated with them.

DemonWare Ransomware Group Attempts to Bribe Company Insiders

DemonWare group seeks company insiders as accomplices for ransomware attacks, Abnormal Security says. Netsurion offers six steps for MSSPs & MSPs to mitigate insider threats.

Accenture LockBit Ransomware Cyberattack and Recovery Timeline

Accenture downplays LockBit ransomware attack. IT consulting firm & Top 250 MSSP says no system or customer impact. But third-party chatter raises questions.

RansomEXX Ransomware Attacks Italy COVID-19 Vaccination Portal

RansomEXX ransomware attacks Italian health portal used to schedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments, rocking the country’s fight vs. the coronavirus.

Ransomware Payment Demands Triple in 1H 2021, Coalition Reports

Ransomware payment demands tripled in the first half of 2021 vs. the corresponding period in 2020, cyber insurance provider Coalition research finds.

What’s the Total Cost of An MSP Cyberattack?

A cyberattack on a single managed service provider (MSP) or MSSP could trigger $80 billion in economic losses across hundreds of small businesses, research from FDD, CCTI and Intangic asserts.

Ransomware Payments Trigger Repeat Cyberattacks, Cybereason Research Finds

Eight in 10 organizations that paid ransomware attack extortion demands were attacked a second time, Cybereason research finds.