Indiana hospital shuts down systems after ransomware attack
Hancock Regional Hospital's computer system was compromised by a hacker demanding bitcoins in ransom.
Romanian hackers allegedly carried out January D.C. police camera hack
The affidavit, filed by a U.S. Secret Service explains that hackers compromised computers attached to 123 percent of the city's 187 cameras with a broader plot to use those computers for a phishing campaign.
Opera adds cryptojacking defense to latest desktop browser
Opera's version 50 will be the first browser with an anti-cryptojacking feature baked in from the beginning.
European police take down criminals behind two big ransomware strains
A joint law enforcement efforts has arrest the criminals allegedly behind the CTB-locker and Cerber ransomware strains.
Bitdefender valued at $600M after private equity company buys significant minority stake
Vitruvian Partners, a London-based private equity firm, acquired approximately 30 percent of Bitdefender from existing shareholder Axxess Capital.
Cryptojacking on the rise in poorer countries where ransoms can't be paid
A collection of poorer countries in Eastern Europe are the only places in cyberspace where ransomware isn't seen as a top threat.