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Ransomware attack against 30 US companies blocked

Ransomware attack against 30 US companies blocked

Symantec, a cybersecurity company, successfully blocked a ransomware attack that targeted 30 companies based in the United States. The companies attacked include eight Fortune 500...
Ransomware attacks in Singapore massively surged in 2019

Ransomware attacks in Singapore massively surged in 2019

A new report states that cyber threats, including ransomware attacks, in Singapore increased in number and complexity in 2019. These findings were released in the...
Ransomware accelerates, years after hacker Marcus Hutchins saved internet

Hacker and ransomware accelerates even after the WannaCry attack

Ransomware continues to accelerate years after the hacker Marcus Hutchins saved the internet from the devastating WannaCry attack. Ransomware and patching continue to be a...

Shade Ransomware releases decryption keys after surprise shutdown

The operatives behind Shade Ransomware shut down its operation, released 750,000 decryption keys and an apology to its victims. In a surprise decision, the team...
Ransomware attack targets Portuguese energy company

Ransomware attack targets Portuguese energy company

Portuguese energy company Energias de Portugal (EDP) has been hit with a ransomware attack with the hackers demanding over US$10 million in Bitcoin. The...
$144 million in Bitcoin paid by ransomware victims over six years

$144 million in Bitcoin paid by ransomware victims over six years

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently held a panel called "Feds Fighting Ransomware: How the FBI Investigates and How You Can Help”...

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