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The threat of ransomware, when hackers infect devices with a virus and hold data hostage until a sum of money has been paid, is only getting worse. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, global ransomware damage costs are predicted to exceed $5 billion in 2017, which is up from $325 million in 2015. Our latest study shows […]

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Cybersecurity month is drawing to a close, but that does not mean that we should just forget about the importance of staying up to date with cybersecurity news and trends. For our final post of the month, we will focus on industrial control systems: why it is important to know what they are, and also […]

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Operational Technology (OT) networks are ripe targets for adversaries, whose motives range from criminal intent to operational disruption and even threats to human and environmental safety, according to CyberX. Many are exposed to the public internet and easy to traverse using simple vulnerabilities like plain-text passwords. Lack of even basic protections can enable attackers to […]

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