Ransomware Roundup: City of Newark attacked with ransomware

A hacker that infected the City of Newark with ransomware is demanding a payment of 24 bitcoins. Get all the latest ransomware news in this week's roundup.

Ransomware extortionists not as trustworthy as they’d have you believe

You can pay the ransom following a ransomware attack, but you may not get your data back. That's why you need a solid backup and recovery strategy.

Ransomware Roundup: Cerber surpasses Locky as top ransomware

Cerber has overthrown Locky to become the most popular ransomware among cybercriminals. Get the latest ransomware news in this week's roundup.

Pediatric practice gets hit with ransomware, restores data from backup

ABCD Pediatrics is recovering from a ransomware attack that may have resulted in a data breach. Read on to learn more.

Ransomware Roundup: Skype users face ransomware threat

Cybercriminals are using in-app ads in an attempt to infect Skype users with ransomware. Learn more.

User-friendly tool makes ransomware a cinch for wannabe cybercriminals

Learn about WYSIWYE, a new tool that lets just about anyone launch a ransomware attack, and find out how to protect your business.

Ransomware Recovery: How to meet realistic Recovery Time Objectives (RTOs)

Get tips on how to create a recovery plan for the data and applications your business depends on.

FightRansomware Podcast: ‘Ransomware: Defending Against Digital Extortion’

Cybersecurity experts Allan Liska and Tim Gallo, co-authors of the new O’Reilly book, “Ransomware: Defending Against Digital Extortion,” visit the podcast to talk about the latest trends in data protection.

Spora ransomware could become a major player

Spora ransomware is relatively new, but its advanced capabilities indicate that it's poised to hit the big time. Read on to learn more.

Ransomware Roundup: Healthcare clinic falls victim to ransomware attack

The Metropolitan Urology Group in Milwaukee is one of the latest healthcare centers to suffer a ransomware attack. Get all of your ransomware news in this week's roundup.