Shortage Of Workers Skilled At Stopping Ransomware Attacks Makes Companies Vulnerable To HacksThe recent ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline has put a spotlight on the growing need for cyber security professionals.
DFW Area Shouldn't Have Problems With Gas Supply Or Prices Following Ransomware Attack On Pipeline“There’s an ample gas supply in the U.S. and in Texas and in DFW so it’s just a matter of getting deliveries to stations to meet demand,” Josh Zuber, with AAA, said.
Working From Home Is Exposing Us To Another Type Of Virus: CybercrimeAccording to the FBI’s internet crime report, complaints rose 69% from 2019 to 2020. Money loss jumped around $700 million, from $3.5 billion to $4.2 billion.
Microsoft Disrupts Huge Malware Network They Say Massive Could Have Affected ElectionIt's called Trickbot and Microsoft says it has taken down servers behind the malware network that they feel could have indirectly affected election infrastructure.
Cyberattack Hobbles Hospital Chain's In Texas, Other Major U.S. Health FacilitiesA computer outage at a major hospital chain had healthcare facilities in Texas and across the U.S. into chaos Monday, with treatment impeded as doctors and nurses were forced to rely on paper backup systems.
Texas Government Agencies Hacked For 2nd Time In WeekTexas' transportation agency has become the second part of the state government to be hit by a ransomware attack in recent days.
Cyber Attack On Fort Worth ISD Should Not Impact Online Learning During CoronavirusMost of the online curriculum the district will be encouraging students to use comes from outside vendors.
Small Dallas County City Of Wilmer Still Operating Despite Ransomware AttackThe small North Texas city of Wilmer is among nearly two dozen across the state that have been paralyzed by a major cyber attack.
Officials Working To Help 23 Local Texas Governments After Ransomware AttackMore than 20 cities across the state, including at least one in North Texas, have fallen victim to what officials are saying is a ‘coordinated’ ransomware attack.
Ransomware Attack Hits Businesses Across The WorldEmployees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear.
Top 5 New Computer Security Threats To Your Personal InformationIt's nearly impossible these days not to have a footprint online, which means everyone is a potential target for hackers looking to steal identities and clean out bank accounts.
Hospital Pays Thousands To End Attack Known As 'Ransomware'A large American hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.