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Ransomware Attacks in Public Sector Organizations

Recent ransomware attacks on public entities like Leicester City Council and NHS Dumfries and Galloway have thrown a stark light on the vulnerabilities facing public sector organizations in the digital age. As these incidents continue to rise, understanding [...]

Ransomware Attacks in Public Sector Organizations2024-05-03T13:02:51-07:00

How Can Patch Management Navigate the Cybersecurity Minefield?

Unpatched Vulnerabilities In today's digital-first world, the landscape of cybersecurity threats is evolving at an unprecedented pace. Among the myriad of vulnerabilities that organizations face, unpatched vulnerabilities stand out as one of the most significant and exploitable [...]

How Can Patch Management Navigate the Cybersecurity Minefield?2024-05-02T18:59:31-07:00

How Important Is Email Security for Small and Medium Businesses?

Email Security In today's digital landscape, small and medium businesses (SMBs) are increasingly becoming targets for cyberattacks. Among the most common and insidious methods employed by cybercriminals is email-based attacks. As the backbone of communication within organizations, emails often [...]

How Important Is Email Security for Small and Medium Businesses?2024-04-03T13:38:05-07:00

Gaining Insights: A Cyber Insurer’s Perspective on Ransomware

Cyber Insurance 101 Cyber insurance, also known as cyber risk insurance or cyber liability insurance, is a type of insurance coverage designed to protect businesses and individuals from potential losses and liabilities arising from cyber-related incidents. These incidents may [...]

Gaining Insights: A Cyber Insurer’s Perspective on Ransomware2024-03-19T14:26:19-07:00

Channel Partners Conference and Expo: Use Special Ops, Intelligence to Stop Private Sector Threats

Channel Partners Conference & Expo Session Preview Private-sector businesses encounter a wide range of hybrid threats, encompassing cyber, physical, extremist, and nation-state challenges. To address these issues, the Channel Partners Conference & Expo will feature a session on March [...]

Channel Partners Conference and Expo: Use Special Ops, Intelligence to Stop Private Sector Threats2024-03-06T13:45:18-08:00

$10 Million Reward for BlackCat Ransomware Gang

What is BlackCat Ransomware? BlackCat Ransomware, also known as ALPHV, is a ransomware gang that first emerged in late 2021. The group operates under a RaaS model and utilizes a double extortion tactic. To gain initial access to a [...]

$10 Million Reward for BlackCat Ransomware Gang2024-03-06T14:58:11-08:00

Critical Infrastructure: The Fragile Heartbeat of Western Modernity

Our critical infrastructure, including electricity and water systems, is increasingly vulnerable to both physical and cyber threats. Despite being prioritized for cost-efficiency, these systems lack robust security. The rush towards remote management further exposes them. The critical infrastructure underpinning modern [...]

Critical Infrastructure: The Fragile Heartbeat of Western Modernity2024-02-28T11:45:41-08:00

Which Ransomware Groups Should We Watch For in 2024?

3 Most Active Ransomware Groups in 2023 The three most active ransomware gangs in 2023 were LockBit 3.0, Alphv, and Cl0p. While these three were the primary contributors to the sharp increase in ransomware attacks in 2023, a significant [...]

Which Ransomware Groups Should We Watch For in 2024?2024-03-06T14:53:59-08:00

LockBit Attacks Major Taiwanese Semiconductor, Foxsemicon

In recent news, FoxSemicon has fallen victim to a cyber attack where the LockBit ransomware gang seized control of their website and left behind a message that read “If you don’t pay the ransom, the data will be published on [...]

LockBit Attacks Major Taiwanese Semiconductor, Foxsemicon2024-03-06T14:49:07-08:00