RANSOMWARE JUST GOT A LOT MORE DANGEROUS

RANSOMWARE JUST GOT A LOT MORE DANGEROUS

RANSOMWARE: NEW THREATS

Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about ransomware, an entirely new and terrifying threat vector emerges. Two recent headlines standout and give us yet another reason to worry about a form of cybercrime we thought we’d already figured out. Following a recent ransomware attack against Southwire, a Georgia wire and cable manufacturer, the cyber criminals responsible for it released the stolen files into the wild. Their reasoning, Southwire failed to pay the requested $6 million ransom. But this wasn’t an isolated incident. The question is, why is the threat of data exposure now a problem? Download to learn more: