Cyber Defense Confidence Ebbs as Ransomware Attacks Multiply

Corporate security teams battle burnout as a flurry of attacks continues and regulations increase Health-ISAC’s quote in the article: “If anyone thinks that ransomware attacks are decreasing or going away, I’d say that notion is absurd,” said Errol Weiss, chief...

Feds Warn Health Sector of Top Russia-Backed APT Groups

Alert Comes as Other Ransomware Assaults, Data Leaks Plague Medical Providers Federal authorities are alerting healthcare sector entities of advanced persistent threats posed by Russian state-sponsored cyber and espionage groups, including some linked to attacks on...

Ransomware Attacks on Hospitals Put Patients at Risk

A University of Vermont Medical Center employee accidentally opened an emailed file from her homeowners association, which had been hacked, in October 2020. That one mistake eventually led to the University of Vermont Health Network, which includes the state’s largest...

Ransomware Files Podcast: Ryuk’s Rampage

  The Ransomware Files Podcast by Jeremy Kirk, Executive Editor, Information Security Media Group   Health-ISAC Chief Security Officer, Errol Weiss, adds some background to this discussion on Ransomware.   If there are two industry verticals where...
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