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Gartner analysts debate ransomware payments

During Gartner's IT Symposium, analysts discussed the complex factors companies face when deciding whether or not to give into ransom demands.

5 questions to ask when creating a ransomware recovery plan

These 'five W's of ransomware' will help organizations ask the right questions when creating a ransomware-specific disaster recovery plan.

'LightBasin' hackers spent 5 years hiding on telco networks

A state-sponsored hacking group has been moving undetected on the networks of more than a dozen telecommunications providers, observing traffic and collecting data for years.

Federal agencies issue warning on BlackMatter ransomware

U.S. government agencies say a new family of malware could create problems for critical infrastructure by shutting down critical networks and disrupting commerce.

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