Cyber Crime

Read: Homeland Security: Hackers Targeting Windows 10 Vulnerability

Homeland Security: Hackers Targeting Windows 10 Vulnerability

The Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released the warning last week.

Read: UF Student Arrested for Threatening Mass Shooting at Virginia Tech

UF Student Arrested for Threatening Mass Shooting at Virginia Tech

The student was also previously under investigation for harassment by the University of Florida and has been banned from campus properties since 2017.

Read: Hackers Trying to Steal COVID-19 Research from U.S., U.K. Institutions

Hackers Trying to Steal COVID-19 Research from U.S., U.K. Institutions

So far, none of the hacking attempts have been successful.

Read: Illinois Valley CC Servers Shut Down by Ransomware Attack

Illinois Valley CC Servers Shut Down by Ransomware Attack

IVCC president said the servers professors are using for distance learning during the coronavirus crisis were not affected.

Read: Hackers Increasingly Targeting Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

Hackers Increasingly Targeting Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

As a result, many software and cybersecurity firms are offering free services to healthcare facilities being targeted during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read: How to Protect Your Home Network from Cyberattacks

How to Protect Your Home Network from Cyberattacks

With so many campus employees and students working and studying from home during the COVID-19 crisis, home network protection is critical. Here’s how you can stay safe while working and studying online while social distancing.

Read: Microsoft Warns Hospitals They Are Vulnerable to Ransomware, Must Fix VPNs

Microsoft Warns Hospitals They Are Vulnerable to Ransomware, Must Fix VPNs

A warning was sent to the hospitals that Microsoft believes are particularly high-risk.

Read: Report: Cybersecurity Incidents at K-12 Schools Nearly Tripled in 2019

Report: Cybersecurity Incidents at K-12 Schools Nearly Tripled in 2019

For the first time since the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center began collecting data, schools have canceled classes or closed due to cybersecurity attacks.

Read: Cyber Attacks Increase as Cybercriminals Capitalize on COVID-19 Fears

Cyber Attacks Increase as Cybercriminals Capitalize on COVID-19 Fears

These phishing emails are typically marketing coronavirus information and ask you to open an attachment to see the latest news and statistics.

Read: Univ. of Kentucky, UK Healthcare Ends Month-Long Cyberattack

Univ. of Kentucky, UK Healthcare Ends Month-Long Cyberattack

Hackers from outside the U.S. infiltrated the University of Kentucky’s computer networks and used its processing capabilities to mine cryptocurrency.

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