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New Sextortion Scam Flaunts Real Passwords, Rakes in $50,000 in a Week

In a new twist to an old scam, criminals are sending out emails claiming they've infected the recipients’ computers with malware and have used their webcam to record video of them watching porn....

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Threats 101

The Psychology of Ransomware: 5 Mind Games Criminals Play

Ransomware reached a new high in 2016 and continues to grow. But it’s not just a surge in attack volume that organizations are struggling with,...

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Feb 2017
Stats & Trends

4 Surprising Backup Failure Statistics that Justify Additional Protection

When it comes to relying on backup systems to restore encrypted or compromised files, it’s always good to have, well, a backup plan. Backup...

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Jan 2017
How to

5 Ways for Small IT Teams to Stay Ahead in the Evolving Security Landscape

As an IT professional, your users are a constant source of worry. You’re expected to respond to everything from “the internet’s not working” to...

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Jan 2017
Stats & Trends

6 Must-Know Cybersecurity Statistics for 2017 | Barkly Blog

How has security changed in 2016? To help you develop your strategy for 2017, we’ve compiled a list of 2016’s most telling statistics in...

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Jan 2017
Stats & Trends

Education: Top Sector for Ransomware Attacks

Hot for teachers: New report shows the education sector is suffering the highest volume of ransomware attacks.  Security headlines this year have...

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Sep 2016
How to

What to Do When You've Been Hit With Ransomware

Ransomware FAQs: Your Ransomware Questions, Answered Having an incident response program is one thing. But how do you deal with a type of attack...

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Sep 2016
Stats & Trends

5 Extremely Telling Healthcare Cybersecurity Trends

It has been quite the year for cybersecurity in the healthcare space, with a surge of ransomware attacks on hospitals and ransom payments...

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Aug 2016
How to

How to Stop Today's Cyber Attacks: 3 Benefits of Behavior-Based Protection

Today's cyber attacks seemingly have two major things going for them: quantity and variability. But while the former is undeniable, the latter is...

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Aug 2016
Stats & Trends

3 Predictions for Ransomware and Healthcare IoT

Industry Perspectives on the Effect of Ransomware on Connected Devices in the Healthcare Space From Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center paying a...

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Jul 2016
Threats 101

5 Ransomware Attacks on Hospitals (And What We Can Learn From Them)

Hollywood Presbyterian, MedStar Health, Methodist Hospital — the list of hospitals affected by ransomware in 2016 just goes on and on. With so...

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Jul 2016