Sitting Ducks: When Employees Work from Home

Sitting Ducks: When Employees Work from Home

As the COVID-19 health crisis rages on and millions of workers and students move to working from home (WFH) and online distance education, no one should make the error of thinking that... Read more »
Ransomware Attack on Police Department Encrypts Evidence, Sets Criminals Free

Ransomware Attack on Police Department Encrypts Evidence, Sets Criminals Free

Holding data for ransom often has business repercussions beyond just delays and inconvenience. In the case of a police investigation, it’s putting criminals back on the street. Last year, the police department... Read more »
Ako ransomware demands $3000. Operators hide behind tOr.

Ako ransomware demands $3000. Operators hide behind tOr.

The SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research Team have recently come across a new variant of Ako ransomware. The malware spreads via spam email and shares similarities to MedusaLocker. This has lead many... Read more »
New DoppelPaymer Ransomware Makes Money Off of You Whether You Pay the Ransom or Not

New DoppelPaymer Ransomware Makes Money Off of You Whether You Pay the Ransom or Not

Taking a page from the Maze ransomware playbook, the creators of DoppelPaymer don’t just encrypt your data; they have found channels to sell if it you don’t pay up. Back in November,... Read more »