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Burgeoning ransomware gang Avaddon appears to shut down, mysteriously

by Tim Starks • 7 days ago

The group had become increasingly prolific, but there were no clear answers for why Avaddon disappeared.

Insurer paid $65,000 to help a city unlock ransomware in 2018. A second hack was more expensive.

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

The city of Azusa didn't disclose a payment in one incident, insurance paid up and now it's a victim again.

Ransomware strikes AXA shortly after insurer announces it will stop covering extortion fees

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

AXA joins CNA Insurance as a recent ransomware attack victim in the insurance industry.

Experts suggest French insurer AXA's plan to shun ransomware payouts will set a precedent

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

AXA's decision was surprising only in how long it took to become an apparent industry first.

Why are cyber insurers incentivizing clients to invest in specific vendors?

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Insurers are exploring cybersecurity as an area with growth potential.

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