Accenture in The Crosshairs of Lockbit Ransomware Attack

Lockbit Ransomware Attack

( 3 min read ) A well-known consulting firm, Accenture, has fallen prey to a ransomware attack by the infamous Lockbit group. The Lockbit ransomware attack, infamously called Lockbit 2.0, has resulted in a data leak of Accenture’s encrypted data, which is currently under the duress of the hacker gang. Lockbit is blackmailing Accenture that it will publish the data […]

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India Faces 213 Weekly Ransomware Attacks

India Faces 213 Weekly Ransomware Attacks

( 2 min read ) Following the 2020 email hacking riot, 2021 did not let us off easy. More and more emails are being targeted even this year, just that the traditional forms of phishing are replaced by ransomware attacks. Statistics show that India continues to face the heat of email infiltration, and has recorded 213 weekly ransomware attacks since […]

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Ransomware Attack At Realty Firm– Possible Data Loss

Ansal Housing Ransomware Attack

( 3 min read ) A realty firm called Ansal Housing recently fell prey to a ransomware attack, which resulted in possible data loss. The firm said multiple ransomware attempts were made on its IT systems, and have been continuing since late February 2021. The firm declared the attack in a regulatory filing where they were required to provide proper […]

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9 Email Threats You Should Prevent

9 Types of Email Threats

( 6 min read ) Why worry about Email Security? Email is the entry point for a maximum number of cyber threats. An email attack happens when a malicious actor targets your email id with an intention to gain information, illegal system access, or direct money through funneling. We are still just halfway through the year and the monetary losses […]

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Fake Invoices: How is the Emotet Botnet Attacking Financial Sectors?

Emotet Spreads Fake Invoices

( 2 min read ) The Emotet Botnet Continues Its Rampage By Spreading Fake Invoices This is the second blog this week centred around the Emotet botnet. It is on its way to becoming the deadliest cyber threat, keeping security researchers and specialists on their toes. According to cyber reports, the Emotet was responsible for two-thirds of the entire malicious […]

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Ransomware Strains In the News Again

Ransomware Strains Wreaked Havoc

( 3 min read ) Talos Incident Response Talks About New Ransomware Strains In a previous blog, we talked about how ransomware can be the costliest cyber-attack ever to harm a business. The case of the Texas School District Attack costed a sum total of $2.3 Million USD! While other attacks hit indirectly through data theft, identity theft, or system […]

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Ransomware Delivers A Gut Punch To A Texas School District

Ransomware Attacks Texan School District

( 3 min read ) Ransomware: The most damaging malware? The exact magnitude of a malware attack is difficult to estimate. It depends on what sort of loss the person suffered. Losses incurred can include data loss, theft of sensitive personal information, and indirectly, credibility and trust when your customers get wind of the attack. But one unvarying commodity all […]

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Cyber Attacks Take A Toll On Business

Cyber Attacks Take A Toll On Business

( 2 min read ) Cyber Attacks become the most feared threat to businesses If you are a business owner, you already know starting a company is no easy job. There are a million avenues where your attention is needed simultaneously. As the owner, you become the last line of defence; all escalated problems become your responsibility, with no superior […]

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