The widespread and ever-evolving Cerber ransomware has upped its game as it targets enterprises with a new capability to encrypt database files.
A security researcher found a new campaign that sends emails masquerading as ISP complaints claiming the email recipients have been detected sending spam.
Automatic back-up feature protected Central Platte Natural Resources District computer system.
A researcher has warned of a new Facebook instant message spam campaign designed to trick recipients into downloading a malicious downloader script, which a second researcher said he observed downloading Locky ransomware.
In a survey of 500 cybersecurity decision-makers, 48 percent of respondents said that their organizations were attacked by ransomware.
Researchers at security firm ProofPoint have discovered a new variant of malware which triggers it’s ransom screen once it finds indecent materials.
Officials with the Lansing Board of Water & Light publicly acknowledged on Tuesday that the utility paid $25,000 to regain control of its accounting and email systems in the days following an April 25 ransomware attack.