Updated March 26 at 6:25pm
Keyword: ransomware
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In 2016, businesses and consumers encountered some of the largest computer breaches and attacks on record. These include the 2014 breach at Yahoo! with the hacking of 500 million user accounts, the proliferation of ransomware hitting nearly half of … more
Peter Nelson, vice president of engineering at NetCenergy, an information-technology services firm, talks about how the company is hosting a free cybersecurity informational session on March 14 at its Pontiac Avenue headquarters in Cranston, and how businesses can protect themselves from cyberattacks. more
Hackers using software to block data and then demand money in return are relying on increasingly advanced techniques more commonly seen in cyber-espionage cases, the antivirus company Symantec Corp. said. more