Tagged ransomware


Guarding healthcare institutions from cyber crime

John Madelin, CEO at RelianceACSN discusses the rising threat of cyberattacks against healthcare institutions and the security solutions needed to fight the problem. It’s rare that a week goes by now without some form of cyber-attack, the emergence of a new type of ransomware or a new tool in hackers’ arsenals. We’ve become so used…


Stopping the spread of the ransomware epidemic

Tony Rowan, chief security consultant, SentinelOne, discusses the dangers that the NHS is facing from ransomware attacks. Ransomware continues to target the public sector, with NHS trusts being added to the long list of victims. A recent Freedom of Information study carried out by SentinelOne revealed that 30% of NHS Trusts have suffered a ransomware…


Half of devices in healthcare open to attack

Duo Security helps protect healthcare organisations from ransomware attacks Duo Security, a cloud-based Trusted Access provider, have announced new research on nearly 250,000 mobile devices, PCs, and Macs in the healthcare sector. According to Duo Security half of those devices were running out of date version of flash which are susceptible to malware like the…

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