A survey of more than 2,700 risk management experts from over 100 countries has revealed that cyber incidents are now the main peril for businesses.
City of New Orleans, University of Giessen, Fürth Hospital Fall Victim to Cybercrime – Who’s Next in Line?
The computers at the Justus-Liebig University in Giessen have been offline for days. Last week, Klinikum Fürth (a large municipal hospital in southern Germany) was forced to disconnect from the emergency care services network. On the very same day, the City of New Orleans was caused to take precautionary steps after a virus had been discovered. Attacks on communal institutions and services around the globe are indeed becoming ever more frequent.
A new ransomware campaign specifically targeting the encryption of enterprise servers has been discovered by security researchers. The technology employed by the criminals indicates the involvement of notorious cyber gangsters.
A targeted ransomware attack has succeeded in encrypting the networks of at least two companies in Spain, with the impact extending far wider.
Amounting to its innovative Email Security features, Advanced Threat Protection and Post Delivery Detection, Retarus has been rewarded with a “Trail Blazer” status by one of the leading analyst firms, which reviews emerging communication and collaborating technologies.
Phishers are known to jump on any running board. Special caution is, therefore, required with mails originating from Thomas Cook in the light of recent events.