By Zachary Amos, Features Editor at ReHack In today’s cyber landscape, preparedness is a virtue and a necessity. One vital tool for enhancing cybersecurity readiness is the ransomware tabletop exercise. This simulated experience enables individuals and organizations to assess their vulnerabilities and improve their response strategies before an attack occurs. The […]

How to Conduct a Ransomware Tabletop Exercise

By Ryan Estes, Intrusion Analyst, WatchGuard Technologies Ransomware is a rapidly accelerating problem for organizations around the globe, with schools, hospitals, small businesses, and local governments all in the crosshairs. Last year’s ransomware attack on the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Canada showed that any organization can be a […]

3 Emerging Ransomware Trends That Security Teams Must Heed

Recruiting North American Channels Program Partners By: Peter R. Kelley BullWall, a global leader in ransomware containment, is bringing its patented ransomware “kill switch” Ransom Care into North America following strong success in Europe. Ransom Care is field proven to block ransomware from data sources in seconds and disable “patient […]

BullWall Brings Proven Ransomware “Kill Switch” to North American Market

Token is a groundbreaking provider of secure, wearable authentication solutions designed to be the most outstanding user convenience for the ultimate protection against ransomware and data breaches. The company has been making waves in the tech industry for its innovative approach to security. It recently announced a $30 million investment […]

Token Secures $30 Million in Funding To Introduce Its Advanced ...

By Dr. Darren Williams, CEO and Founder of BlackFog The average cost of ransomware attacks increased by 71% this year, reaching an all-time high of nearly $1 million per attack. To make matters worse, tactics like double extortion have also increased exponentially, with 80% of ransomware attacks last year involving […]

Why We Need a New Approach to Manage the Golden ...

By Apu Pavithran, Founder and CEO of Hexnode Every story has a villain and a hero. On 3rd October 2022, when the world was celebrating National Techies Day, the ransomware attack on CommonSpirit Health, a Chicago-based system that operates 142 hospitals, stole the day’s show. Putting lives at stake, ransomware […]

How Digitally Malnourished Are Your Healthcare Kiosks?

In Episode S3E8, our guest is Corey Nachreiner, Chief Security Officer at WatchGuard Technologies. Corey is a front-line cybersecurity expert for nearly two decades; he regularly contributes to security publications and speaks internationally at leading industry trade shows like RSA. He has written thousands of security alerts and educational articles. […]

10 Keys to Preventing Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have nearly tripled as businesses have pivoted to remote workforces the last few months, which has put further strain on organizations already struggling to cope with the economic downturn. 60% of all ransomware attacks targeted SMBs more than any other industry Over $11.5 billion in damages for businesses hit by ransomware attacks […]

Infographic: Ransomware Is Something We Should Be Worried About

Researchers from Cybereason built a “honeypot” designed to look like an electricity company with operations across Europe and North America. The honeypot network was designed to analyze the tactics, techniques, and procedures used by state-sponsored groups and cybercrime actors targeting critical infrastructure providers. The research identified multiple attackers executing ransomware […]

Honeypot Identified Multistage Ransomware Attacks