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Ransomware Interpol warns hospitals against crippling ransomware attacks

Interpol has warned that cyber criminals could step up the frequency of ransomware attacks aimed at hospitals and other healthcare …

Ransomware Insurance firm Chubb allegedly hit by Maze Ransomware

Leading cyber security insurance provider Chubb was recently targeted by the Maze ransomware group that claimed to have encrypted the …

Ransomware Defence contractor Kimchuk targeted with data-stealing ransomware

Kimchuk, a contract manufacturer of electronic and medical equipment for civil and defence companies, suffered a major ransomware attack earlier …

Ransomware Hackers show some love? Ransomware attacks not to target healthcare organisations

With COVID-19 spreading across the globe and presenting a major challenge to healthcare institutions, some hacker groups have pledged that …

Ransomware Ransomware attack on sheep farmers shows there’s no room for woolly thinking in cyber...

While many Australians were preoccupied with panic-buying toilet paper, sales of another commodity encountered a very different sort of crisis. Wool …

Ransomware Redcar and Cleveland Council won’t make ransomware impact public

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council recently decided not to discuss the impact of last month's ransomware attack on its IT …

Ransomware Redcar ransomware: Council reveal the nature of recent cyber-attack

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council, in the North East of England, confirm ransomware as the reason why their IT systems …

Ransomware Sodinokibi ransomware attack cripples Gedia Automotive Group’s IT network

German automotive parts manufacturer Gedia Automotive Group became the latest victim of the global scourge of ransomware infections after a …

Ransomware A vicious cycle: the economy of ransomware

Jan van Vliet, VP and GM EMEA at Digital Guardian, discusses the business of ransomware over the coming year and …

Ransomware Forex firm Travelex says ransomware behind last week’s cyber-attack

The foreign exchange company Travelex said on Tuesday a ransomware attack led to its systems being taken offline last week. …

Ransomware US telemarketing agency forced to fire 300 workers following ransomware attack

The Heritage Company, a telemarketing agency based in Sherwood, Arkansas, has been forced to suspend operations and fire over 300 …

Ransomware Ryuk Ransomware decryptor damaging encrypted files during decryption process

Security firm Emsisoft has warned that a recent update made by cyber criminals to the Ryuk ransomware decryptor has introduced …