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The rising threat of human-controlled ransomware

Of all the potentially disruptive and costly cyber threats faced by legal firms today, one of the most significant is ransomware attacks. … Cybercriminals manage to inject malicious code into an IT infrastructure where it then encrypts vital data stores, preventing access by staff. The criminals then demand a ransom payment in exchange for the …

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US cyber officials urge patching of bug affecting up to 40K SAP customers

A critical vulnerability in applications made by software giant SAP could affect up to 40,000 SAP customers, offering a pathway for hackers to remotely steal or alter data, researchers warned Tuesday. … The software flaw “could have a significant impact on financial systems or other critical areas of an organization,” said Tony Cole, CTO of …

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UCSF pays $1 million ransom to recover medical school data from hackers

Malware attacks on prominent businesses and institutions are nothing new. But experts say the shift to working from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic may be making it easier for hackers to find a way in. UC San Francisco announced that it had paid a ransom of $1.14 million to hackers in June to recover data …

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