Monthly Archives: March 2018

11 posts

What Can We Learn From The Atlanta Ransomware Attack?

Another day, another ransomware attack… The American city of Atlanta, Georgia, has suffered a major ransomware attack, which is said to be affecting some of its services and potentially jeopardising the personal data of citizens, staff and other related parties. In a press conference on Thursday afternoon, the city’s mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms, admitted, “We don’t […]Read more »

Ransomware May Be Down, But Other Types Of Malware Are Thriving

There’s good news, and there’s bad news. Ransomware – the insidious form of computer malware that locks users’ computers and demands money to unlock them – seems to be on the decline. That’s one of the key findings from the 2018 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report, which recorded a massive 71.2% drop in ransomware attacks in 2017. […]Read more »