NEW YORK, Dec. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — It’s no secret ransomware attacks are on the rise. In the last decade, cybercrime has grown as a sizable threat to corporate and national security. Ransomware attacks, especially, skyrocketed in the last two years alone. This increase is due in no small part to the changes in […]
According to the data presented by the Atlas VPN team, ransomware attacks are up 151% in the first half of 2021, compared to the same time in 2020. The United States is the most ransomware-threatened country by a significant margin.
There are plenty of nasty forms that malware can take, but ransomware is particularly malicious. Gaining access to your computer through an attack vector such as a phishing email, it holds your computer files hostage by encrypting them so that you, the user, no longer have access to them. To gain control of your files […]
KnowBe4 CEO Stu Sjouwerman issued a warning today of a new strain of ransomware