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Ransomware Massive rise in Ryuk ransomware attacks detected worldwide

An astronomical rise in the use of the Ryuk ransomware by hackers to target organisations worldwide has resulted in a …

Ransomware French IT giant Sopra Steria suffers Ryuk ransomware attack

Digital services and IT consultancy giant Sopra Steria has confirmed that it suffered a Ryuk ransomware attack earlier this month …

Ransomware Hackers accessed banking data and login credentials of Blackbaud customers

CRM solutions provider Blackbaud has confirmed that hackers, who carried out a successful ransomware attack in May, also accessed the …

Ransomware Eyewear giant Luxottica hit by a major ransomware attack

Luxottica, one of the world's largest sellers of eyewear products, had to take its servers offline after a ransomware attack …

Ransomware NCSC asks academic institutions to prepare for more ransomware attacks

Following a spate of ransomware attacks targeting universities, the National Cyber Security Centre has advised academic institutions in the UK …

Ransomware Newcastle University says it may take weeks to recover from ransomware attack

Newcastle University said it may take weeks to recover from a ransomware attack that disrupted operations on 30th August after …

Ransomware Redcar Council suffered £10.14m loss due to February ransomware attack

A ransomware attack targeting the Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council's IT systems in February inflicted a financial loss of £10.14m …

NewsRansomware Blackbaud saga: Hackers accessed info of thousands of Labour Party donors

The ransomware attack targeting database software provider Blackbaud resulted in hackers accessing information about thousands of donors of the Labour …

Ransomware Garmin paid a huge ransom to recover data following WastedLocker ransomware attack

Soon after Russian hacker group Evil Corp demanded a ransom of £7.8 million from Garmin after encrypting the company's computer …

Ransomware Ransomware attack on Blackbaud impacted at least 125 UK organisations

The ransomware attack that targeted Blackbaud, among the world's largest providers of alumni database software, impacted at least 125 organisations …

Ransomware Garmin suffers prolonged outages following crippling ransomware attack

Popular smartwatch maker Garmin has reportedly suffered a massive ransomware attack that has shut down all of its servers, affected …

Ransomware Ransomware attack on Blackbaud impacted ten major universities

A major ransomware attack, that compromised a database managed by CRM solutions provider Blackbaud in May and impacted the University …