(Brown University) Hospitals facing the prospect of ransomware attacks like the one that afflicted British hospitals in May can take many concrete steps to better protect themselves, but some of the most important measures -- such as a national policy not to pay ransoms -- may be tougher to formulate.
Victims around the world hit by criminals who can switch the malicious payload of emails between Locky and FakeGlobal on a whim.
Words include "troll" and "ransomware" as internet-related stories made headlines this year
Merriam-Webster added more than 250 new words to its online dictionary on Monday, and "alt-right," "froyo," and "ransomware" all made the cut. Here are some of the other new words Merriam-Webster added: The 10 best books of 2017 so far,...Show More Summary
Pass the sriracha and consult the hive mind, there are now 250 more words and phrases you can look up at Merriam-Webster.
Welcome to our Ykcol Virus removal guide. The following instructions will aid you in removing the unwanted software from your PC for free. Have you switched on your computer to find that an evil ransomware virus called Ykcol Virus has...Show More Summary
Merriam-Webster has added 250 new words to their online dictionary. Their selections say a lot about the times we live in. Cultural trends are represented with terms such as "sriracha" and "froyo" for food and "troll" and "ransomware" for tech. Show More Summary
Ransomware has become one of the most popular techniques used by hackers. If you are the victim of an attack like this, you may see yourself forced to pay the ransom in order to receive back your personal data. It is an unpleasant scenario so it is best that you learn how to protect your device against ransomware. Show More Summary
Welcome to our Paradise Ransomware removal guide. The following instructions will aid you in removing the unwanted software from your PC for free. Paradise Ransomware is a very dangerous cryptovirus that takes a special place among Ransomware viruses. Show More Summary
“A single spear-phishing email carrying a slightly altered malware can bypass multi-million-dollar enterprise security solutions if an adversary deceives a cyber-hygienically apathetic employee into opening the attachment or clicking...Show More Summary
Even if you have security software, phishing is a serious threat, one that can expose you to ransomware. Here's how to avoid these dangerous emails.
A new set of MongoDB attacks and data breaches struck businesses this weekend, mirroring the attacks that hit back in January and putting MongoDB security back into the spotlight. Like the last set, this new attack strategy focused on ransomware that demanded a paid ransom to unlock hijacked data. As with many security breaches, the attack was preventable – […]
It's one of the most successful forms of ransomware. Here's why the Locky ransomware keeps disappearing - only to reappear again.
The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has already issued several alerts on their website about this new email based ransomware. The post Beware! Locky Ransomware Is Making A Comeback – Here’s How To Stay Safe! first appeared on Trak.in. Trak.in Mobile Apps: Android | iOS.
A phony email targeting tax professionals is "a new twist on an old scheme," agency Commissioner John Koskinen said.
The fourth feature update to Windows 10 is scheduled to arrive in October. It's packed with a wide assortment of new and refined features, including some new security options designed to block zero-day exploits and ransomware.
PrincessLocker ransomware is harnessing the power of the RIG Exploit Kit in order to spread itself via drive-by downloads on compromised websites.
A new wave of Locky ransomware attacks has been discovered in what security researchers are describing as one of the largest ransomware-spreading spoofed email address campaigns this year. Initially detected by Comodo Threat Intelligence...Show More Summary
The Cybersecurity problem gets worse by the day and as we have covered before, there is an increase in attacks targeting money-transfer. In fact, while ransomware isn't going away any time soon, the sheer amount of money which can be...Show More Summary
Wanna Cry ransomware attack first surfaced in May 2017, it was a worldwide cyberattack by the WannaCry ransomware crypto worm, which targeted Microsoft Windows computer as they encrypted data and demanded ransom payments in the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. Image Source: checkmarx.com It has not stopped since many big organizations have fallen prey. Show More Summary