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Rural US Hospitals Are Getting Clobbered by Ransomware
Rural US hospitals are losing the fight against ransomware due to limited resources compared to bigger organizations....
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Ransomware Survival 101: Don’t Follow Dish Network’s Playbook
Dish Network customers are still in limbo, with few answers weeks after the company was crippled by ransomware....
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Dish Network Customer Data Stolen in Ransomware Attack
More details have emerged regarding Dish Network's recent outage, including the fact that customer data was stolen in the incident....
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Yum Brands Hit by Ransomware, Hundreds of Restaurants Close
Yum Brands, the parent of KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, was hit by a ransomware attack, leading to hundreds of locations closing....
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The Guardian Suffers Ransomware Attack, Staff’s Data Accessed
The Guardian has suffered a major ransomware attack and has revealed that some staff's personal data was accessed....
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Australia May Ban Ransomware Payments
Australia is considering a measure to ban companies from making ransomware payments to cybercriminals....
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White House to Kick Off International Counter Ransomware Summit
The White House is preparing to kick off the International Counter Ransomware Summit, an acknowledgment of ransomware's growing threat....
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Cisco Breached by Ransomware Gang, 2.75GB Reportedly Stolen
Cisco was hacked by a ransomware gang in May, with the criminals reportedly stealing 2.75GB of data and trying to extort the company....
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Russian Sanctions Are Dampening Ransomware Attacks
Sanctions imposed on Russia by the international community are having an unforeseen side effect: ransomware has taken a hit....
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Ransomware Leads to Lincoln College Shutting Down Permanently
Lincoln College has announced it is shutting its doors permanently, largely the result of the COVID pandemic and a recent ransomware attack....
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Hive Ransomware Now Targets Linux and FreeBSD
Linux and FreeBSD are being targeted by the latest version of Hive ransomware....
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Stopping Ransomware Before it Gets Worse
Injurious to business operations, software infrastructures, privacy safety, and information security, ransomware attacks are becoming far more frequen...
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Government Agencies Hack REvil Ransomware Group, Taking It Offline
A group of government agencies have gone on the offensive against the REvil ransomware gang....
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Ransomware Attack Takes Down Sinclair TV Stations
Sinclair appears to be the latest victim of a ransomware attack, with its channels going down over the weekend....
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90% of AWS S3 Buckets Are Vulnerable to Ransomware
AWS is the leading cloud provider, but new research shows that 90% of S3 buckets are vulnerable to ransomware attack....
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It Takes Tech and Humans to Stop Ransomware
In the next 5 years, 75% of organizations will face attacks from cybercriminals.  Ransomware has increased 400% in the wake of COVID-19.  Increased ...
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Lawmakers Introduce Bill Requiring Disclosure of Ransomware Payments
Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Deborah Ross have introduced a bill that would require companies to disclose ransomware payments....
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Harvard University Hit With Ransomware Attack
Harvard University has revealed it has suffered a ransomware attack, the latest in a string of high-profile organizations that have fallen victim....
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FBI Has More Than 100 Ransomware Groups on its Radar
The FBI is currently keeping tabs on more than 100 ransomware groups in the wake of multiple, high-profile attacks....
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Kaseya Has Obtained Ransomware Unlock Key
The target of the largest ransomware attack in history has obtained the key to unlock impacted systems....
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DOJ and DHS Launch Website to Help Ransomware Victims
The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have launched StopRansomware.gov as a one-stop cybersecurity resource....
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