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Ransomware Security Attack Hits Coweta County

September 4, 2018

Coweta County in Georgia has given a good example of how to deal with a ransomware security attack. The attack was discovered promptly, isolated and recovery operations pursued quickly, all while keeping the citizens of the county updated on an on-going ...

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Business Network Security Attacks on the Rise says FBI

July 26, 2018

The FBI has warned of a rise in network security attacks that are targeted at high-value businesses and individuals. In the last two years, attacks known as ‘whaling’ have been attempting to coerce companies and individuals into making fraudulent pa...

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Facebook Defends Data Encryption Security

June 7, 2018

While Facebook may have been in the news lately for not protecting people’s data and privacy, it has also recently defended its data encryption security on WhatsApp and Facebook messenger, after more law enforcement complaints have arisen in recent ...

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Supermarket’s Data Hack Costs Continue to Rise

May 31, 2018

Data hack costs continue to rise for British Supermarket chain, Morrisons. It’s a case that demonstrates that the consequences of data breaches, hacks and incidents can go on for years after they took place. Morrisons suffered the data breach in 2014 but is still dealing with the incident in the...

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Corporate Data Backup and Recovery Helping Reduce Ransomware?

May 29, 2018

The use of corporate data backup and recovery solutions could perhaps be partially credited for the drop in ransomware reported by the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3). The IC3 reported 301,000 complaints of internet cyber attacks from U.S companies in 2017, costing organizations $1.4 billion, but ransomware was by far one of...

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