Meanwhile, in a separate survey, 80 percent of organizations that paid the ransom said they were hit by a second attack. Ransomware is on the rise, but what toll does it take on the real world? Threatpost set out to answer that question in an exclusive poll aimed at taking . . . Read more
Threat hunters weigh in on how the business of ransomware, the complex relationships between cybercriminals, and how they work together and hawk their wares on the Dark Web. Ransomware is not just a type of malware – it’s also at the center of a sophisticated, flourishing underground economy that has . . . Read more
Our new eBook goes beyond the status quo to take a look at the evolution of ransomware and what to prepare for next. Ransomware has been a growing scourge for years, but recent attacks illustrate a growing sophistication by attackers within this slice of the cybercrime underbelly. Snowballing assaults against . . . Read more
In-depth report looks at how COVID-19 research has become as a juicy new target for organized cybercrime. Attackers are looking to the healthcare space as a rich repository of intellectual property (IP) now more than ever, as critical research of COVID-19 therapeutics are developed and Pfizer, Moderna and other biotech . . . Read more
As hackers put a bullseye on healthcare, Threatpost spotlights how hospitals, researchers and patients have been affected and how the sector is bolstering their cyber defenses.