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New Ransomware Trends Causing Fear in 2021

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How to Protect Your Company from Ransomware Attacks

Data breaches are serious problems with business-crippling results. Some organizations are unaware of the multiple ways cybercriminals can attack and are often unprepared to...

How NeuShield Mitigates the Bite of Ransomware

Ransomware has become the scourge of many businesses and is likely not to disappear as a threat anytime soon. If anything, ransomware is on...

Why It’s Vital to Predictably Recover From Ransomware Attacks

Consider this: Ransomware attacks take place every 14 seconds and have increased by 700% since 2016. Such attacks—where malicious software blocks access to the production...

Win 7 Sunset Increases Ransomware Risk: 5 Tips to Secure PC Data

On Jan. 14, Windows 7 will reach its end of life. Despite five years’ notice, one quarter of PCs are expected to still be...

Why Ransomware Is Still An Active Threat

SAN FRANCISCO - For several years, ransomware was a rising threat, causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages and disrupting operations around the...

Ransomware Attacks Decline as Cryptojacking Grows, IBM X-Force Reports

While ransomware is still a risk, it's not the primary attack vector used by hackers to make money, according to IBM.The 2019 IBM X-Force...

How to Protect Your Enterprise From Ryuk Ransomware Attack

Today’s topics include the right strategy to help enterprises avoid the Ryuk ransomware, and CastHack exposing Google Chromecast users to risk.Professional North Korean attackers...

How Enterprises Can Avoid the Ryuk Ransomware With Right Strategy

During the holiday period between Christmas and New Year’s in 2018, workers at a Tribune Co. newspaper location in South Florida found out that...

Ransomware Attacks Spiked in First Half of 2018, SonicWall Reports

The first half of 2018 has seen a resurgence in ransomware attacks, according to SonicWall's mid-year 2018 cyber-threat report released on July 10.For the...

FBI Reports BEC Attacks on the Rise as Ransomware Declines in 2017

The FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) released its 2017 Internet Crime Report on May 8, revealing an increase in the volume of crimes...

Microsoft 365 Business Boosts SMB Security With Ransomware Protection

Following in the footsteps of its upmarket cousin, the Microsoft 365 Business suite now has new security enhancements meant to keep small and midsize...

Ransomware, Financial Pretexting Attacks Spike in 2017

Today’s topics include a new report by Verizon that ransomware attacks doubled last year and Microsoft speeds up Android app development in Visual Studio...

Ransomware Attacks Doubled in 2017, Verizon Reports

Ransomware attacks grew significantly in 2017, doubling in volume from the year earlier, according to Verizon's 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report, which was released...

Microsoft Confronts Ransomware, Cyber-Crime in New Office 365 Updates

Despite warnings from cyber-security experts, ransomware keeps racking up victims. With new security capabilities for Office 365, Microsoft is offering users ways to fight...

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