3. Travelex Ransomware Attack Recovery: Travelex has partially restored its UK website, almost a month after a crippling ransomware attack forced the currency service provider to take its systems offline, Reuters reports.
4 . Check Point Earnings:Check Point Software Technologies‘ revenue was $544 million in Q4 2019, up 3 percent vs. the corresponding quarter in 2018. Also, GAAP net income was $272 million compared to $238 million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
5. Cyber Insurance Legal Ruling: A federal judge has ruled that an insurer providing a “business owner’s insurance policy” to National Ink & Stitch, which sustained a ransomware attack in 2016 and was forced to replace most of its IT infrastructure, must pay for the damages the security incident caused, Bank InfoSecurity reports.
6. Penetration Testing – Charges Dismissed: Trespassing charges against two Coalfire employees have been dismissed. Coalfire’s employees were conducting on-site penetration tests for a client when they were arrested for trespassing.