Posts Tagged: Ransomware

These Two Cyber-attacks Are on the Rise — Here’s How to Protect Yourself

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Although clicking on and responding to emails in the workplace is a common practice, recent research revealed it’s also a top cyber-security concern. Indeed, among the methods cyber-criminals use to attack organisations, social engineering scams and ransomware are on the rise. Social engineering scams, such as email attacks and phishing scams, accounted for over 25 […]

Most Pay Ransomware Despite Claiming They Never Would

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Within the last 24 months, 44 per cent of all UK organisations have been infected by ransomware, and 27 percent of those were infected more than once, according to recent research published by cyber security firm, Trend Micro. Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) designed to block access to specific data, files or […]