Data Stolen from American Osteopath Group

Data Stolen from American Osteopath Group The personal data of thousands of individuals has been stolen from a non-profit professional member organization located in Illinois. Cyber-thieves struck the American Osteopathic…

The Complete Guide to IoT Security and What Every Business Owner Needs to Know

We might feel that technology plays an enormous role in our lives, always with our eyes on our phones or turning on the TV right after we got home –…

White House kicks off international ransomware meeting amid global barrage

Written by Tim Starks Oct 13, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A parade of nations recounted grim experiences with ransomware at the start of a two-day White House-led summit on Wednesday, where…

Olympus Cyberattack Happening During the Weekend

Cyberattacks seem to have no end. A new one targeted Olympus, a firm that specializes in medical technology, over the weekend, on Sunday, October 10. Following this Olympus cyberattack, the…

How Quantum Computing Will Impact Cybersecurity

The field of quantum computing is still in its early stages, but the technology will be impacting many industries much sooner than most people realize. Quantum computers are able to…

Double Extorsion Ransomware: The New Normal

With more and more businesses learning how to avoid paying huge amounts of money to ransomware actors by maintaining up-to-date backups and having disaster recovery plans in place, the number…

Olympus probes apparent cyberattack, its second in less than a month

Written by Aj Vicens Oct 12, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Japanese technology manufacturer Olympus announced Tuesday that it was investigating “a potential cybersecurity incident” affecting IT systems in the U.S., Canada,…

Hospital Hacker Steals Patients’ Data

Hospital Hacker Steals Patients’ Data Data belonging to patients of a hospital in New Mexico has been deleted by an unknown cyber-attacker.  The IT network of San Juan Regional Medical Center in…

Cox Media Group Ransomware Attack Confirmed

Cox Media Group (CMG), an American media conglomerate, reported that it was attacked by a ransomware assault in June 2021, which knocked off live TV and radio broadcast feeds. In…

Incident Response: 5 Principles to Boost the Infosec/Legal Relationship

Effective cyber-incident response means working well with legal. Matt Dunn, associate managing director for cyber-risk at Kroll, lays out how to do it. As an information-security professional, would you feel…