Tags Ransomware Editorial Series 2021

Understanding ransomware at the Pentagon

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

How NIST hopes network defenders will stop ransomware

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

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

FBI alert on Egregor ransomware highlighted affiliate cybercrime model

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

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 • 4 weeks ago

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 • 1 month ago

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

Is Congress finally ready to pass meaningful ransomware legislation?

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

As ransomware attacks afflict every part of the country, lawmakers might be feeling them in their congressional districts, too.