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Ransomware strikes biotech firm researching possible COVID-19 treatments

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

10x Genomics is currently part of an international alliance that is sequencing cells from patients who have recovered from COVID-19.

FBI turns to insurers to grasp the full reach of ransomware

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

If victims don't report ransomware attacks to the FBI, insurers might be the next best source of information.

Securiosity: How do you find a ransomware gang on the dark web?

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

Greg Otto talks with Adam Darrah, director of intelligence at Vigilante, about hacker gangs on the dark web.

Beazley: Ransomware claims more than doubled in the last year

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

These figures come as insurers continue to assess whether to pay the extortion fees that hackers impose on their clients.

All hands on deck: Infosec volunteers to protect medical organizations during COVID-19 crisis

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

By day, they are cybersecurity professionals at well-known companies. By night, they are working to protect health organizations from hackers.

A coronavirus-tracking app locked users' phones and demanded $100

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

The app is the latest reminder that trusting Apple and Google to serve as gatekeepers is an effective way to mostly avoid malware.

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