Tags Ransomware Editorial Series 2021

Aiming for the right defense strategy against ransomware threats

by Steve Caimi

Critical infrastructure sectors are increasingly exposed to ransomware threats. Security expert Steve Caimi explores key security practices for a more robust posture.

How NIST hopes network defenders will stop ransomware

by CyberScoop Staff

It's an issue of protecting data integrity, says Bill Fisher.

FBI alert on Egregor ransomware highlighted affiliate cybercrime model

by Jeff Stone

Egregor is one of a number of strains classified as ransomware-as-a-service, meaning users can pay a fee to enlist the malicious code for their crime sprees.

Federal advisories detail bitcoin payments to ransomware gangs, urgency of threat

by Jeff Stone

Treasury recently warned that helping to pay ransomware to any entity on its cyber sanctions list could incur civil penalties.

New global model needed to dismantle ransomware gangs, experts warn

by Shannon Vavra

Tackling ransomware gangs globally is a tall order, but a path forward is taking shape.