#comptia | #ransomware | Zero in on zero trust

Looking back at 2019, businesses and organisations experienced a record-breaking year of cyberattacks as they increased in frequency, intensity and severity.  One study recorded a 195 per cent jump in ransomware attacks in the UK in the first six months alone. Small businesses, city governments, schools and healthcare organisations were…

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#comptia | #ransomware | Ransomware targets hospitals and medical providers during coronavirus pandemic

Hacking groups are targeting hospitals and medical service providers with ransomware attacks as many struggle with the coronavirus pandemic. In the last week, a health service district in Illinois and a hospital in the Czech Republic were targeted with ransomware disrupting services including coronavirus testing. The Champaign Urbana Public Health…

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#school | #ransomware | Public health agency taken down by… web ransomware. Great timing, scumbags • The Register

As the world tackles the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, ransomware creeps have knocked offline a public health agency’s website that served nearly a quarter of a million people in the US. The Champaign Urbana Public Health District (CHUPD) in Illinois, covering 210,000 folks, including the state’s biggest university, said today it…

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#comptia | #ransomware | City of Durham, NC Hit With Ryuk Ransomware | Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

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#comptia | #ransomware | Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Insider – March 2020 #2 | Robinson & Cole LLP

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#school | #ransomware | Coronavirus: Its Four Most Prevalent Cyber Threats

With more countries taking measures to contain thecoronavirus and more organizations asking employees to work remotely from homewhenever possible, the digitalization of the workplace is acceleratingprematurely. Organizations, depending on size and use case, leverageproven technologies such as enterprise VPN and Remote DeskProtocol (RDP) to provide secure remote access to sensitive…

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