City hit with ransomware. Doesn’t pay. Recovers.

The city of New Bedford, Mass., recently revealed it experienced a ransomware attack over the Fourth of July holiday. However, unlike other recent stories of cities getting hit with ransomware, New Bedford had a relatively happy ending. A greedy crook demanded an...

Cyber attacks hit more school districts

The list of school districts hit with cyber attacks in recent weeks continues to grow. Some had money stolen through a phishing email. Some had their systems shut down by ransomware. Another system, the Avon Public School system in Connecticut, suffered repeated...