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Bitglass Security Spotlight: Cancer Centers Halted Due to Cyberattack

By Juan Lugo  |  December 18, 2019 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Here are the top stories of recent weeks:  

  • Ransomware Attack Halts Two Cancer Radiation Treatment Centers
  • Cloud Based Storage Bucket Exposed with Over 750,000 Users’ Applications 
  • A Massive Trove of Email Addresses and Passwords Left Online Without Any Protection
  • Microsoft Warns Other Organizations of Threat Actor Group, Gallium 
  • Gas Station PoS Systems Under Attack in North America, Visa Warns
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Agentless CASB Accelerates Ransomware Disaster Recovery

By Anurag Kahol  |  July 6, 2017 at 10:45 AM  | 

shutterstock_317679224.jpgThe recent ransomware attacks that ravaged organizations around the globe last week have brought sudden attention to a longstanding problem. Few enterprises today are prepared for a ransomware attack and while most discussions focus on detection capabilities, disaster recovery is often overlooked. Disaster recovery strategies have always focused on server side failures – datacenters going offline, corrupted databases, and the like – not on mass disablement of clients (laptops and desktops).

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Ransomware 101

By Jacob Serpa  |  May 17, 2017 at 6:00 AM  | 

ilya-pavlov-87438.jpgUnless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks, you know that there has been a notable increase in cyberattacks around the world. Hackers have been spreading a type of ransomware called “WannaCry” via emails that trick recipients to open attachments that make them vulnerable to the attack.

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