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Ransomware attacks around the world grow by 50%

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: April 27, 2017 in Industry News

Ransomware attacks on businesses around the world rose 50% last year, research into successful cyber-breaches shows. Its popularity means malware is now responsible for 51% of all the incidents analysed in the annual Verizon data breach report. This analyses almost 2,000 breaches to find out how firms...

Breach Alert: POS Vendor Lightspeed

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: September 7, 2016 in Industry News

Montreal-based Lightspeed POS, founded in 2005, sells a cloud-based point-of-sale system to retailers and restaurateurs that’s used to process both physical and online transactions, and which competes with the likes of Shopify and Square. According to the notification, the breach affects the company’s cloud-based POS...

Data of nearly 900,000 at risk in latest cyber attack

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: August 17, 2016 in Industry News

More in Cyberattacks Cybersecurity HIPAA regulations Print Email Reprints Share Valley Anesthesiology and Pain Consultants, a large practice with more than 300 providers serving multiple hospitals across the greater Phoenix region, has suffered a cyber attack affecting 882,590 patients. The incident also affects all current and former employees and providers,...