Tonya Riley


Justice Department officials urge Congress to pass ransomware notification law

by Tonya Riley • 18 hours ago

But they say Congress should hold the brakes on banning ransomware payments.


Cyber job listings excluded Colorado workers after salary transparency law went into effect

by Tonya Riley • 21 hours ago

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment confirmed that it had received dozens of complaints about companies violating the law.


Average ransomware payment declined by 38% in second quarter of 2021, new Coveware report says

by Tonya Riley • 5 days ago

The average payment was $136,576 in the second quarter.


Kaseya obtains decryption key for victims of massive ransomware attack

by Tonya Riley • 6 days ago

The company declined to comment on if it paid to obtain the key.


New legislation would boost the FTC's role in fighting ransomware

by Tonya Riley • 7 days ago

Congress is looking for ways to help agencies take on the growing threat.


UK man arrested in connection with massive Twitter hack, alleged cyberstalking

by Tonya Riley • 7 days ago

The high profile hack compromised the accounts of 130 victims.