2. Ransomware Attacks MSP, Airport: A Sodinokibi ransomware attack spread from an upstate New York hosting provider and MSP to an airport’s IT systems during the Christmas 2019 holiday. The airport paid the ransom and changed MSPs, according to media reports in Albany, New York.
4. M&A – Credit Risk Management: LexisNexis Risk Solutions, part of RELX, has is acquiring ID Analytics (IDA) from NortonLifeLock. IDA provides credit and fraud risk solutions for enterprises. The deal comes amid rumors that NortonLifeLock itself is up for sale.
5. India Malware: Over 14 percent of Indians have been affected by Shopper malware, researchers from global cybersecurity and antivirus brand Kaspersky assert, according to Hindustan Times.