Threats 101

Barkly Spotlight: Mobile Malware

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news, including a look at ransomware attacks against water, power, and other utilities on the rise.  IN...

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May 2016
How to

How to Recover from Ransomware: The First 5 Things You Should Do

It happened. Your user has ransomware. Maybe they clicked on a phishing email, maybe they visited a site infected with malvertising — whatever the...

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May 2016
How to

Surviving Ransomware: Lessons from IT Pros Who Didn't Pay

Police evidence and case records held hostage.A hospital brought to a grinding halt.An entire school district extorted. Hardly a day goes by...

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May 2016
Stats & Trends

Top 10 Stats from the Verizon 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report

It's the most highly anticipated cybersecurity report of the year. The Verizon 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report is here, with key stats and...

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May 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 4.29.16: A Whale of an Email Threat

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news, including a look at how cybercriminals use whaling emails to get critical information.  IN THIS...

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Apr 2016
Threats 101

How Fast Does Ransomware Encrypt Files? Faster than You Think

If there was any doubt ransomware is booming, these stats from Symantec's 2016 ISTR seem to settle it: 362,000 new crypto-ransomware variants...

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Apr 2016
How to

3 Better Ways to Use Backup to Recover from Ransomware

When faced with a ransomware attack the current wisdom is if your computer gets infected and it encrypts your files you have three basic options:

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Apr 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 4.22.16: New JBoss Vulnerability Raises Ransomware Risk

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news and resources, including a look at the ransomware vulnerabilities in JBoss application servers  IN...

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Apr 2016
How to

5 Security Safety Nets that Can Protect Your Users from Cyber Attacks

Prepare to be amazed as your users open suspicious email attachments with the greatest of ease!

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Apr 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 4.15.16: What is Hacking-as-a-Service?

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news and resources, including a look at the rise of hacking-as-a-service.  IN THIS WEEK'S...

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Apr 2016