Ransomware

Read: ICYMI: 10 Most Popular Campus Safety Stories from September

ICYMI: 10 Most Popular Campus Safety Stories from September

Since many of you have been busy with the start of the new school year, we’re recapping the most-read stories from the month of September.

Read: What We Know So Far About the Universal Health Systems Ransomware Attack

What We Know So Far About the Universal Health Systems Ransomware Attack

The company said the ransomware attack has forced its facilities to revert to using offline processes and documentation methods.

Read: Hackers Publish Student Data When Las Vegas Schools Refuse to Pay Ransom

Hackers Publish Student Data When Las Vegas Schools Refuse to Pay Ransom

The release of information is an escalation in tactics by hackers taking advantage of school districts relying on distance learning during the pandemic.

Read: Increase Your Defenses Against Cyber Attacks Now

Increase Your Defenses Against Cyber Attacks Now

The coronavirus and current political turmoil have led to an increasing number of cyber attacks. Campuses must immediately take more precautions.

Read: Average Cost of Data Breach in Healthcare Industry Hit $7.13 Million in 2020

Average Cost of Data Breach in Healthcare Industry Hit $7.13 Million in 2020

The average cost for a healthcare data breach is 84% more than the global average.

Read: Ransomware Attack Leads to Hospital Patient Death

Ransomware Attack Leads to Hospital Patient Death

A woman died after she was diverted to another facility 20 miles away when a ransomware attack shut down the university-affiliated hospital where she was being admitted.

Read: Study: On Average, Data Breaches Cost $3.86M Each

Study: On Average, Data Breaches Cost $3.86M Each

One out of five data breaches was due to an attacker using previously exposed employee credentials, and misconfigured cloud networks were used by attackers nearly 20% of the time.

Read: Remote Learning Makes Schools Giant Targets for Cybercriminals, Experts Warn

Remote Learning Makes Schools Giant Targets for Cybercriminals, Experts Warn

New technologies implemented by schools to support remote and hybrid learning have made them significant targets for cyber attacks.

Read: Ransomware Forces Hartford, Conn. to Delay First Day of School

Ransomware Forces Hartford, Conn. to Delay First Day of School

A ransomware attack is affecting several critical systems in Hartford, Connecticut and has forced the city to delay the first day of school.

Read: College in Kansas City Victim of Ransomware Attack

College in Kansas City Victim of Ransomware Attack

The students and staff members who were possibly impacted by the ransomware attack were notified back in June.

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