Tag: ransomware

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Hive ransomware group leaks data from Tata Power

Hive ransomware group leaks data from Tata Power

After claiming responsibility for the recent cyberattack on Tata Power, the Hive ransomware group has started leaking stolen employee data. Tata Power is India's largest power company and serves more than 12 million customers through its distributors. On October 14, the company confirmed that it... Read more

date3 months ago
How to prepare for ransomware?

How to prepare for ransomware?

Ransomware is extremely common and can have a major impact on businesses. Meanwhile, nearly four in five organizations have experienced ransomware in the past year. Of those victims, nearly three-quarters suffered financial or operational damage. Cybercriminals are successful, while organizations s... Read more

date4 months ago
‘Nine in ten organizations fear ransomware’

‘Nine in ten organizations fear ransomware’

A report from SonicWall suggests that ransomware is the most fearsome attack form of all. The security vendor surveyed customers for a study on the perception of cybercrime. "The state of cybersecurity is determined by more than just quantitative data", SonicWall said. "The state of cybersecurit... Read more

date4 months ago
Diary of a ransomware attack: attack, recovery, best practices

Diary of a ransomware attack: attack, recovery, best practices

Ransomware can strike fast and hard. It is important to be well prepared for it. A Dutch multinational experienced this when it fell victim to the Conti ransomware. We spoke with a spokesman for this company. Take advantage of the lessons he learned. We hear and read almost daily about the dange... Read more

date4 months ago
Lorenz ransomware group breaches corporate network

Lorenz ransomware group breaches corporate network

The Lorenz ransomware group managed to breach into corporate networks using VoIP vulnerabilities. Data breaches are at an all-time high, with several ransomware gangs exploiting vulnerabilities within systems to steal sensitive data. Lorenz is a ransomware group that uses VoIP vulnerabilities to... Read more

date5 months ago
Vulnerable SMBs prop up an IT supply chain riddled with ransomware

Vulnerable SMBs prop up an IT supply chain riddled with ransomware

A recent report by Trend Micro suggests that SMBs are the weak link in IT supply chains. Ransomware is one of the many threats that small and medium business enterprises (SMBs) face on an almost daily basis. Attacks can damage their reputation and wallet and bring their day-to-day operations to... Read more

date5 months ago
False ransomware alerts in Microsoft Defender cause mass panic

False ransomware alerts in Microsoft Defender cause mass panic

Microsoft patched a widespread Defender flaw that incorrectly identified common apps as harmful Hive ransomware payloads. Over the weekend, Windows users and system administrators reported widespread issues due to a Defender update causing the antivirus solution to identify Electron-based and Ch... Read more

date5 months ago
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