Tag : Ransomware

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Baltimore mayor's office says Google disabled some Gmail accounts created during its ransomware recovery, considering them business accounts that should be paid (Ian Duncan/Baltimore Sun)

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Ian Duncan / Baltimore Sun: Baltimore mayor’s office says Google disabled some Gmail accounts created during its ransomware recovery, considering them business accounts that should
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Sources: two US data recovery firms touting hi-tech solutions for unlocking data after ransomware attacks instead just paid the ransom and charged victims extra (ProPublica)

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ProPublica: Sources: two US data recovery firms touting hi-tech solutions for unlocking data after ransomware attacks instead just paid the ransom and charged victims extra 
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Microsoft’s Security Intelligence Research Reveals Decline in Ransomware and Malware attacks in 2018 In Ireland, but Phishing and Weaponised Cryptocurrency Mining Remain as Prevalent Threats

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Microsoft’s latest Security Intelligence Report (volume 24) for 2018, shows that there has been a major decline in Ransomware and Malware attacks, with Ireland having