Ransomware Building ransomware resilience: preparing for the golden hour

What businesses do the moment ransomware is detected makes a huge difference to the impact the attack can have on …

Cyber warfare Government cybersecurity commission calls for international cooperation, resilience and retaliation

The global commons are under assault in cyberspace. Ransomware attacks, including North Korea’s WannaCry and Russia’s NotPetya, have disrupted vital medical services and …

Ransomware Snake ransomware attack disrupts operations at hospital chain Fresenius Group

A major ransomware attack has disrupted operations at Germany-based Fresenius Group, Europe's largest private hospital operator whose dialysis products and …

Ransomware A how-to guide for overcoming ransomware attacks

Within the span of merely six years, Cybersecurity Ventures estimates that the global damage costs of ransomware will increase 61 …

Ransomware Deal with ransomware the way police deal with hostage situations

When faced with a ransomware attack, a person or company or government agency finds its digital data encrypted by an unknown person, …

Ransomware Energy Giant EDP suffers ransomware attack; hackers demand $10.9m

Hacker group Ragnarok recently stole upto 10TB of data belonging to Portuguese energy giant EDP and is now threatening to …

Ransomware Defence contractor Visser targeted using DoppelPaymer ransomware

Visser Precision, a contractor of customised parts for a number of industries including automotive and aeronautics, was recently targeted by …

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 …

Breach Nearly half of businesses suffered a cyber breach over the past year

The newly published Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2020 aims to help UK businesses and charities understand the nature and significance …

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 …