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Category: Ransomware

Cities increasingly in the crosshairs of ransomware attacks

Major cities are increasingly the targets of hackers who believe governments are easy prey for ransomware attacks. There are ways,…

Companies finally taking ransomware awareness more seriously

A disconnect between upper management and cybersecurity divisions has existed for some time. But a new study shows ransomware awareness…

Fake WannaCry email threats extorting money from victims

With such a high profile incident like WannaCry, it is a reality that cybercriminals will try to leverage the paranoia…

Top picks: Best anti-ransomware tools for your PC

If you surf the web without a good anti-ransomware tool, you will be eaten by sharks. Here are some products…

GandCrab ransomware returns in new ‘improved’ version

GandCrab ransomware first appeared in January, but the authorities quickly closed it down. Unfortunately, it’s back, an unhappy lesson in…

Atlanta ransomware attack leaves city reeling

Another municipality has been hit by hackers. The Atlanta ransomware attack clearly shows no city — or citizen — is…

Mobile security threats that will cause you sleepless nights in 2018

Mobile devices are not only for personal use anymore. They are a vital part of every company. But they can…

Future of ransomware attacks: More of the same, only worse

The past few years have seen devastating ransomware attacks bring down systems worldwide. But the havoc is only beginning, even…

Spider ransomware: The new malware harassing the Balkans

Spider ransomware is just like the arachnid it is named for: It tangles your computer and captures your files in…

Don’t know how ransomware spreads? Get ready to become the next victim

Ransomware doesn't magically appear on your computer. Once you learn how ransomware spreads, you have taken the first step to…