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Ransomware
Organisations in Singapore paying multiple ransom demands
80% of organisations in Singapore suffered at least one ransomware attack in 2022, compared to the 60% reported in 2021.
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Ransomware
Disconnect between threat and preparedness in ransomware attacks
According to new research, there's a disconnect between the risk ransomware poses to organisations during off-hour periods and their preparedness to respond moving into the holiday season. 
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Ransomware
Kaseya ransomware attack reminder that attackers still have the upper hand
“The global Kaseya attack is a reminder that the public and private sector need to change the way cyber conflict is fought."
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Ransomware
Majority of paid ransom demands experience repeat attack
"Paying the demands can have severe consequences, showing future attackers that the organisation could be easy pickings for some quick cash."
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Endpoint Protection
Ensign and Cybereason expand security offerings with partnership
Partnership enables mutual customers throughout APAC to access managed detection and response capabilities.
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Cybercrime
Trump cancelling North Korea summit will have 'cyber-retaliation'
"Cancellation of this summit with Kim will likely have larger implications than if President Trump never accepted the invitation in the first place."
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Cybersecurity
‘World’s biggest’ DDoS market BUSTED, but experts remain cynical
Europol has announced another major takedown that is a triumph for the ‘good guys’, but experts say it only shows how easy it is for cybercriminals.
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Cybersecurity
Damning report finds despite WannaCry attack, NHS still not patching
A government report has emerged that reveals despite the 'major' ransomware attack a year ago, the UK's NHS STILL has not learned its lesson.
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Cybercrime
'Honeypot' experiment exposes how hackers are doing their work
Cybereason created a fake financial services company with weak cybersecurity to reveal how cybercriminals are using bots to do all the grunt work.
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Cybersecurity
Expert insights: Should we be preparing for cyberwar with Russia?
Days after the missile strike on Syria by Western powers, fears are growing over a potential retaliation by Russia - here's what the experts think.
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Cryptocurrency
Global cybercrime lord busted, but expert says just a drop in the ocean
Cybereason's senior director says the arrest of the Carbanak gangleader will just look like a 'rounding error' for overall cybercrime profits.
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Cybersecurity
Mastermind of EUR 1 BILLION global cybercrime gang arrested
Europol has arrested the suspected leader of the Carbanak gang with the cooperation of law enforcement around the world, but experts remain sceptical.
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Cloud
Cybersecurity experts opine on confession it’s not if but when UK is attacked
Ciaran Martin says the UK has been ‘fortunate’ to avoid an attack that could cause devastating disruption to elections or critical infrastructure.
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Cybersecurity
Cybereason announces A/NZ partnership with NEXTGEN Distribution
Cybereason recently opened its newest international office in Sydney and announced two key partnerships.
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Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Cybereason and Exabeam fuse endpoint detection with SIEM
"This holistic analysis combines Cybereason data with that of other security solutions to help customers detect complex threats."
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Ransomware
Japanese firms face 'Night of the Devil' after ransom wiper attacks
It has been the ‘Night of the Devil’ for some Japanese companies that have been targeted by hacks.