NEWS

Get Ready for ‘WannaCry 2.0’
Another widespread worm attack is “inevitable,” but spreading a different more lucrative or destructive payload, experts say… Υou can read
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Cities Becoming Big Targets for Ransomware Attacks
On Thursday, March 22nd, Atlanta, Georgia became the latest city to fall victim to ransomware attacks targeting city governments. Atlanta
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Zenis Ransomware Encrypts Your Data & Deletes Your Backups
A new ransomware was discovered this week by MalwareHunterTeam called Zenis Ransomware. You can read more to the following link from bleepingcomputer.com: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/zenis-ransomware-encrypts-your-data-and-deletes-your-backups/
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If ransom paid in Bitcoin Cash don’t expect to get files back
A new ransomware attack called Thanatos demands payment in Bitcoin Cash, which contains a decryption bug that makes it impossible
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World’s cyber attacks hit us much harder in past year – major infosec chief survey
Cyber security breaches were twice as severe in the past year, with total financial losses reaching $500,000 (£356,00) per business,
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Cybercrime Will Exceed $2 Trillion by 2019: Top Threat to Infrastructure, Productivity and Revenue in Every Industry
As defense stategies become stronger year after year, it seems as though the prevalence of malware is growing proportionately, projected
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Ransomware makes it into the Oxford English Dictionary
…But the word you’ll be unsurprised and yet unhappy to see in the latest OED is the word ransomware, which Oxford
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Six Cyber Threats to Really Worry About in 2018
From AI-powered hacking to tampering with voting systems, here are some of the big risks on our radar screen… Υou
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WannaCry, Petya, NotPetya: how ransomware hit the big time in 2017
Most first encountered ransomware after an outbreak shut down hospital computers and diverted ambulances this year. Is it here to
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A HISTORY OF RANSOMWARE ATTACKS: THE BIGGEST AND WORST RANSOMWARE ATTACKS OF ALL TIME
Taking a look at the history of ransomware, the most damaging ransomware attacks, and the future for this threat. Υou
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Ransomware damage costs predicted to hit $11.5B by 2019
Cyber crime rises sharply amidst a decline in the percentage of victims willing to pay ransoms. Υou can read more
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Ransomware attacks in 2018
2018 could see more ransomware attacks than ever before No platform is safe from ransomware, SophosLabs report warns… Υou can
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‘BadRabbit’ Ransomware
‘BadRabbit’ Ransomware Targets Systems in Russia, Ukraine The attack appears to be based on Petya, a malicious code that was
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New Anubi Ransomware
New Anubi Ransomware In the Wild A new ransomware called Anubi was discovered Υou can read more to the following
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Irish companies ‘under cyber attack’
Irish companies ‘under cyber attack’ from North Korea on almost daily basis A group associated with the North Korea regime
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Europol dubs ransomware a top threat and an epidemic
Europol dubs ransomware a top threat and an epidemic Europol has produced a report that found that ransomware is a
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