City worker loses USB stick containing data on every resident after day of drinking

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 12:26:21 +0000

We take a look at reports of a USB drive containing data on all 460k residents of a city in Japan, and how encryption helped lessen the risk.

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Ransomware attack turns 2022 into 1977 for Somerset County

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2022 00:12:10 +0000

Somerset County in New Jersey has been sent back to 1977 after a ransomware attack shut down various historical record checks.

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Eerie GoodWill ransomware forces victims to publish videos of good deeds on social media

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 25 May 2022 16:25:17 +0000

GoodWill ransomware has victims do something other than pay a ransom to recover their files.

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