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Historic ransomware attack cripples major U.S. healthcare system

Historic ransomware attack cripples major U.S. healthcare system

On Sept. 27, one of the worst-ever ransomware attacks on the healthcare industry took place when Universal Health Services (UHS), a hospital network with more than 400 facilities across the USA and Great Britain, lost its computer network. The attack completely blocked access to computers across its expansive network. In the process, it created a safety risk for countless patients receiving care at these facilities across the globe.

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How Social Engineering Threatens Your Business

How Social Engineering Threatens Your Business

In July, dozens of high-profile Twitter users, including Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, announced they were “giving back to the community” and asked followers to donate money via Bitcoin. But it wasn’t that these figures were suddenly feeling charitable. It was a scam.

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FBI Urges Vigilance with COVID-19 Scams on the Rise

FBI Urges Vigilance with COVID-19 Scams on the Rise

As if you didn’t already have enough to worry about, scammers are exploiting the COVID-19 crisis to infiltrate your business and deceive your employees. In the process, they’re stealing data, personal information and money, in what authorities are calling an “unprecedented” surge in coronavirus-related scams.

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10 Alarming Figures on the Business Impact of COVID-19

10 Alarming Figures on the Business Impact of COVID-19

We’re only just beginning to see the impact of COVID-19 on businesses around the globe. But already the data is staggering.

With government-mandated lockdowns across the globe, companies in numerous industries are facing massive cuts and closures. Even in sectors that are shifting to remote work, coronavirus is causing major operational disruptions just about everywhere.

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