Criminals usually demand ransom payments in cryptocurrency, so would a ban on these digital payment systems stem the flow of attacks?
The vaccination roll-out showed what can be achieved by world-leading expertise and technology, but also highlighted risks of cyberattack. AI must play a central role in optimising cold chain resilience.
The FBI is celebrating after recovering funds paid to hacking group DarkSide. But it may prove a fleeting victory in the war against ransomware.
A combination of legacy operational technology and modern digital systems creates security flaws for hackers to exploit.
Microsoft has patched the zero-day flaws that led to the Hafnium breach but securing compromised systems is beyond the capabilities of most SMEs.
Cybercrime is helping to keep the DPRK afloat. The international community is starting to crack down.
With cybercrime on the rise, the UK's departure from the EU will make fighting it harder until alternative measures are implemented.
"The threat landscape is evolving at a rate which is absolutely relentless."
As businesses struggle to square growing cyber risk with limited budgets, national cyber strategy is becoming increasingly important.
As with many cybersecurity threats, the Covid-19 pandemic has increased both the motivation and opportunities for cyber criminals to attempt ransom DDoS attacks.
Will Brexit make the UK more vulnerable to data breaches?
A new malware model is making it easier for cyber criminals to exploit the latest security vulnerabilities.
"I find the whole prohibition thing very disturbing. It’s such a bad knee-jerk reaction."