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Ransomware Damages Estimated to Cost the World $5 Billion in 2017 and $11.5 Billion in 2019

When you think of ransomware, you may think back to one of the largest cyberattacks this year, the WannaCry or WannaCrypt ransomware attack. In May of this year, the massive

Yahoo Data Breach Affects All Users and is the Largest Ever Reported

Yahoo announced the data breach the company experienced back in 2013 has impacted all accounts. This means a total of approximately three billion accounts were hacked. Original reports disclosing the breach in

Impacted by the Equifax Data Breach? Here are Ways to Protect Yourself

Are you one of the millions of people impacted by Equifax’s data breach? Equifax announced  they may have exposed private information belonging to 143 million people. The massive breach includes information

Equifax Data Breach Possibly Impacts 143 Million Consumers

Equifax is reporting a data breach that could possibly impact 143 million U.S. Consumers. The credit reporting company announced today hackers gained access to some of its systems containing customers’

Number of U.S Data Breaches in 2017 Increase at Record Pace

The number of data breaches in the U.S. reached a record high of 791 so far this year. That is a 29% jump in the first half of 2017 from

Major Ransomware Attack Targeting Computers Worldwide

A massive ransomware attack has impacted thousands of computers across the world. The “WannaCry” cyberattack paralyzed thousands of computers at banks, hospitals, and government institutions.  As of Monday, May 15,