ransomware

The 10 Biggest Business Lessons We Learned In 2017

There will be many more learning opportunities next year.

Gene Marks

· 7 min read

U.K. Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Indicted in U.S.

The indictment, filed on July 11 in Wisconsin District Court, says that 'Defendant Marcus Hutchins created the Kronos malware,' alongside another person.

Chloe Albanesius

· 3 min read

Ransomware Scams Have Raked in $25 Million

A study finds that ransomware now generates 'tens of millions' of dollars in revenue for criminals.

Angela Moscaritolo

· 2 min read

Just Being Proactive Isn't Enough: What Entrepreneurs Should Do During a Cyberattack

Last month's 'WannaCry'' attack struck huge enterprises. Now, smaller businesses are wondering what hope they have for similar events.

Adam Levy

· 4 min read

WannaCry Ransomware: What You Need to Know

If you've been wondering what WannaCry is and if you're at risk, here's the lowdown.

Chloe Albanesius

· 5 min read

4 Ways Ransomware Companies Behave Like Legitimate Businesses

The nefarious firms that target your data have become pretty sophisticated operations.

Liz Webber

· 4 min read

3 Ways to Protect Yourself from a Ransomware Disaster

U.S. small businesses are losing $75 billion per year due to this cyber menace.

Austin McChord

· 4 min read

Is Paying up the Only Response to Ransomware?

Imagine walking into your office to find a padlock on your computer. Here's how to fight back.

Richard Walters

· 5 min read

House Blocks Google-Hosted Apps, Yahoo Mail Over Security Fears

The two restrictions have both been implemented within the past two weeks and are still in place.

Reuters

· 3 min read

How Network Segmentation Can Help Entrepreneurs Manage Ransomware Risks

Like most cyber attacks, it may be just a matter of time before your company is compromised. This one tip will help you avoid the damage when it happens.

Peter Gasca

· 6 min read

Adobe Issues Emergency Update to Flash After Ransomware Attacks

The software maker urged the more than 1 billion users of Flash on Windows, Mac, Chrome and Linux computers to update the product as quickly as possible.

Reuters

· 3 min read

In First-Ever Campaign, Hackers Target Apple Users With Ransomware

Security experts estimate that ransoms total hundreds of millions of dollars a year from cyber criminals, who typically target Windows users.

Reuters

· 3 min read