‘Sextortion’, business disruption and massive attack | Data center knowledge

The number of cyberattacks worldwide jumped by 28% in the third quarter of 2022. Such a figure is not surprising since the last few years have seen increasingly large attacks in almost all sectors. The coming year will no doubt also be filled with attacks and risks, as businesses spend even more on solutions and … Read more

FBI concerned about wave of small business crimes

Small and medium-sized businesses face a great threat from cyberattacks and hackers, according to a special agent with the FBI’s cyber division. “Major companies continue to invest in their cybersecurity and improve their cybersecurity posture,” FBI Supervisory Special Agent Michael Sohn said Wednesday at CNBC’s Small Business Playbook virtual event. “So what cybercriminals are doing … Read more

Ransomware Business Models: Future Pivots and Trends

RDP port 3389 remains a popular service used by ransomware actors to gain initial access to systems located and connected to on-premises infrastructure. However, as more organizations turn to cloud services for file storage and active directory systems, ransomware groups will seek more opportunities to develop and/or exploit vulnerabilities that are not not yet exploited … Read more