State Department Creating Cyber Office to Address Threats

Emphasizing the Biden administration’s focus on cybersecurity, the US State Department is creating a new cyber office.

Ransomware Attack Takes Down Sinclair TV Stations

Sinclair appears to be the latest victim of a ransomware attack, with its channels going down over the weekend.

Microsoft Accused of Hosting Malware ‘For Years’

Microsoft is facing additional cybersecurity scrutiny, as a security expert and former employee says OneDrive has hosted malware “for years.”

90% of AWS S3 Buckets Are Vulnerable to Ransomware

AWS is the leading cloud provider, but new research shows that 90% of S3 buckets are vulnerable to ransomware attack.

It Takes Tech and Humans to Stop Ransomware

In the next 5 years, 75% of organizations will face attacks from cybercriminals.  Ransomware has increased 400% in the wake of COVID-19.  Increased vulnerabilities created by remote work has made businesses more tempting targets than ever.  The growth of ransomware…

Lawmakers Introduce Bill Requiring Disclosure of Ransomware Payments

Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Deborah Ross have introduced a bill that would require companies to disclose ransomware payments.

White House Will Convene 30 Countries to Combat Cybersecurity Threats

The Biden administration is planning a meeting that will involve some 30 countries in a coordinated effort to combat cybersecurity threats.

Google, Microsoft and Oracle Had the Most Vulnerabilities in Early 2021

AtlasVPN released a new report detailing the state of cybersecurity vulnerabilities in early 2021, and it’s bad news for Google, Microsoft and Oracle.

REvil Is Back!

REvil, one of the most notorious ransomware gangs, is back after its servers went offline two months ago.

Harvard University Hit With Ransomware Attack

Harvard University has revealed it has suffered a ransomware attack, the latest in a string of high-profile organizations that have fallen victim.