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From wargames to insurance: Cities urged to revisit resilience strategies amid ransomware “new reality”
11 Mar 2020
A new report from Deloitte addresses whether to pay ransom, cyber-insurance, skills and more.
New Orleans cyber attack ‘triggered by phishing email’
23 Dec 2019
Reports suggest the ransomware attack has already cost New Orleans over $1 million and that the city will increase cyber-insurance coverage to $10 million in its wake.
New Orleans declares state of emergency amid cyber attack
14 Dec 2019
The latest incident follows a new report which finds that the US was hit by an “unprecedented and unrelenting barrage” of ransomware attacks in 2019.
City of Johannesburg battles ransomware attack
31 Oct 2019
South Africa’s largest city shut down its website and billing systems as a precautionary measure after a group hacked into the municipal authority’s network system.
The rising threat and cost of ransomware to cities
02 Oct 2019
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.
Mayors stand together against paying ransoms to hackers
12 Jul 2019
As research finds ransomware attacks against governments on the rise, the US Conference of Mayors has passed a resolution calling on cities not to pay assailants after cyber-attacks.
Pain points, politics and the future of transport
SmartCitiesWorld talks to Paul Comfort about the themes of his new book, The Future of Public Transportation.
26 Mar 2020
The 14 pillars of a smart city
19 Mar 2020
Video is the next step in transforming city communications
10 Mar 2020
Digital transformation can improve your City Resilience Index
25 Mar 2020
WEBINAR: How Peachtree Corners empowers smart city innovators to test, explore and prove new technologies
24 Mar 2020
ON-WEBINAR: Leverage digital twins to optimise municipal operations
17 Mar 2020
Smarter operations: Maximising returns from existing municipal infrastructure
09 Apr 2020
WEBINAR: How Peachtree Corners (USA) empowers smart city innovators
28 Apr 2020
IoT in Telecoms Conference 2020
16 Jun 2020
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