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Seizure-triggering attack is stark example of how social media can be weaponized
An attack focused on people following the Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter account shows that even normal use of a social media platform can be used for harm.
New Jersey hospital chain pays attackers to thwart ransomware incident
The size of the payment was not disclosed.
As health sector grapples with ransomware, a search for better incident data
The health care sector is trying to get a grip on ransomware. Better data could help.
Chinese spies have their sights on cancer research
After China’s cancer rate surged in recent years, Chinese authorities went looking for an answer to the problem.
Premera Blue Cross settles state data breach investigations for $10 million
The case is the latest example of how state attorneys are taking legal action following large-scale security incidents.
Researchers warn of critical vulnerability in GE anesthesia machines
The research points to a broader problem of insecure firmware used in medical devices, according to CyberMDX.