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The rising threat and cost of ransomware to cities

The rising threat and cost of ransomware to cities

Emsisoft’s latest report reveals that 621 government entities, healthcare service providers, school districts, colleges and universities in the US have been affected by ransomware this year.

Cisco warns of “rapid evolution” of cyber threats

Cisco warns of “rapid evolution” of cyber threats

The company’s security researchers watched the evolution of malware during the first half of 2017

Learning from a cyber attack

Learning from a cyber attack

Smart Cities World’s regular blogger and data security expert, Colin Tankard of Digital Pathways, dissects the recent malware attack

Nokia report reveals increased device infection

Nokia report reveals increased device infection

Increase in Distributed Denial of Service attacks reveals urgent need for improved Internet of Things device security

The evils of the Internet of Things

The evils of the Internet of Things

Study finds information security programmes not keeping up with IoT & BYOD security threats

Ransomware attacks on the rise and costing businesses dear

Ransomware attacks on the rise and costing businesses dear

Organisations must prepare for even deadlier strains of the malware in the future which will be more pervasive and resilient, says Cisco