Category «Ransomware»

Cyberattack is human error

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Human error is #1 reason behind most cyberattacks. A survey of 612 Chief Information Security Officers suggests CISOs have a tough road ahead in an ongoing climate of high-profile data breaches. The survey, sponsored by Opus and conducted by Ponemon Institute, shows 67% of CISOs and Chief Information Officers (CIOs) believe their companies will likely fall victim …

Cyber Attacks – “when” not “if” and how much they will cost you

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Cyber Attacks – “when” not “if” and how much they will cost you Ransomware, malware, and other elusive attacks threaten companies of all sizes every year, and the attacks are becoming more aggressive and more frequent. Every company’s executive team should be aware of how to prevent these attacks from happening by making security be …

Shame & confusion sees record numbers of ransomware

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Shame & confusion sees record numbers of ransomware Despite considerable efforts to educate employees on ransomware, many organizations still don’t know what to do if they fall victim to an attack. According to part 2 of Intermedia’s Data Vulnerability Report, a record number of employees and their employers are paying ransom. Intermedia examined the security …

Bad Rabbit Ransomware – what we know

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Bad Rabbit Ransomware – what we know A new strain of ransomware that has emerged today has hit a number of high profile institutions in Russia and Ukraine, such as the Kiev metro system, the Odessa airport, as well as the Russian news agency Interfax. The new family of ransomware is dubbed Bad Rabbit and …