Who: We will attempt to give you a world view on whose being targeted
What: We will attempt to provide with information on the types of ransomware in use
Why: We will help you to understand the vulnerabilities, causes and prevention of attacks
Georgia State Patrol hit by ransomware attack
Lt. Stephanie Stallings with Georgia State Patrol said a Department of Public Safety employee got a notification on their computer Friday morning and notified their IT department.
“They just had a message pop up on their screen “ATLANTA (WGCL/CNN) “READ MORE
What’s cybercriminals’ most effective weapon in a ransomware attack?
Cybercriminals’ most effective weapon in a ransomware attack is the network itself, which enables the malicious encryption of shared files on network servers, especially files stored in infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud providers, says Vectra. “helpnetsecurity.com” READ MORE
More than 99% of cyberattacks rely on human interaction
Cybercriminals target people, rather than systems and infrastructure, to install malware, initiate fraudulent transactions, steal data, and more, according to Proofpoint