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How To Defend Against Ransomware

August 24th, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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Ransomware has evolved into a highly advanced, highly complex threat – and it’s only going to evolve further. With that in mind, how can you minimize your risk of being affected by ransomware? The answer is that you need to make it as hard as possible...

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Ransomware Evolved: Ryuk

August 2nd, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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Ryuk is arguably the most evolved form of ransomware around today, named after a character in the manga series Death Note. The actors behind Ryuk typically target organizations that cannot withstand any downtime, such as newspapers, municipalities,and...

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The Real Cost of Cyber Crime

June 17th, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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What Happens If Your Computer Systems Are Hacked with Ransomware? I think I’m covered by my insurance policy for that…(pause)…you scramble and try to find your policy documentation. It’s here somewhere. I’m sure I’m covered…I mean, I think we’re covered....

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A New Approach to Healthcare Cyber Security

June 7th, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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A New Approach to an Old Problem Resistance to yet another government regulation, a lack of understanding the complexities of the rules, and an overall unwillingness to take on yet another area of expertise in an ever-changing technical landscape can...

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How Your Employees Will Get You Hacked

May 26th, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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Breaches are becoming increasingly common as cybercriminals continue to advance their skills and tactics to trick their victims into falling for their scams. While cybercriminals are remaining diligent in their efforts to carry out their attacks, small...

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Cybercriminals Taking Advantage of COVID-19

May 4th, 2020 by Ethos Technologies

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With unprecedented numbers of people working from home, cybercriminals are more prolific than ever. Looking for new updates on the virus, consumers are more likely to fall for phishing, scams, and malware threats. The increase in online ordering and...

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