The hackers used remote access trojans, which give cyberattackers control of targeted systems remotely. As these cyber attacks have shown, malware can still reach its victims, especially if they open the door to the trojan duped by spear phishing.
The company acknowledged that the data of up to 390,000 users could have been compromised, later confirming that 16,415 users had suffered data theft. This clearly highlighted the danger of ransomware cyberattacks.
Following a series of headline-grabbing ransomware attacks that disrupted critical services in the US, FBI Director Christopher Wray likened the threat posed by ransomware to the September 11 terrorist attacks of 2001. According to Wray, recent attacks against one of the largest oil pipeline…
Many MSPs are positioning their business by offering the zero-trust approach to customers. A strategy that eliminates easy targets by blocking attackers both within and outside of the network, so no users or machines are automatically trusted.