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Ransomware incidents surge, education a hot bed for data breaches, according to Verizon

Ransomware incidents have surged 50 percent from a year ago, educational institutions are becoming a playground for cyber espionage, and 68 percent of healthcare security threats are internal, according to Verizon’s 2017 Data Breach Incident Report (DBIR). The DBIR is ... »

One of the most dangerous forms of ransomware has just evolved to be harder to spot via ZDNet

Malicious loaders delivered by self-extracting Dropbox files – enabling payloads to bypass detection. One of the most common forms of ransomware is evolving a new technique in order to become even more effective and harder to detect – the ability ... »