howard university has cancelled classes after ransomware attack scaled

Reading Time: < 1 minute REvil, the notorious ransomware gang behind a string of cyberattacks in recent years, appears to have run out of steam once again, roughly a month after the cybercrime group bounced back on the scene following a two-month-long hiatus. The development, first spotted by Recorded Future’s Dmitry Smilyanets, comes after a member affiliated withContinue Reading

olympus has been hit by blackmatter ransomware

Reading Time: 2 minutes In a latest development, Olympus has been hit by Blackmatter ransomware. This tech giant, Olympus, is a leading manufacturer of optical and digital precision technology for medical systems. The attack most likely took place on 8 September 2021 and affected limited areas of its EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) ITContinue Reading

howard university has cancelled classes after ransomware attack scaled

Reading Time: 3 minutes In another classical act of cyberterrorism, a university in Washington D.C, Howard University cancelled classes after a ransomware attack. This unfortunate incident took place on the 3rd of September, a few days after students resumed lectures. The University’s Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) detected unusual activity on the University’s network andContinue Reading