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Six most common cyber attacks

Cyber crime is at an all-time high. And at the same time as organizations are trying to counter these attacks, criminal hackers are becoming more innovative with the different types of cyber attacks they choose to deploy.  What is a cyber attack? …

Fewer breaches, more stolen data

2018 may have seen fewer breaches than 2017, but more sensitive information was compromised. According to a report by Identity Theft Resource Center and CyberScout, the number of exposed records more than doubled from 2017–2018. Findings The number of breaches …

RMIA hit by malware attack

At the beginning of the month, RMIA (Reproductive Medicine and Infertility Associates) in Woodbury, Minnesota informed its patients that a malware attack had potentially exposed their PII (personally identifiable information). In its announcement, RMIA said: “On December 5, 2018, we …