Phish Fryday – Ransomware

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According to the latest Ponemon Cost of Data Breach Report, over half of malicious breaches are financially motivated. When we follow the money, we see ransomware continuing to cause availability concerns, which can be addressed with mature disaster recovery plans. Not to be outdone, attackers are increasing their leverage to ensure a timely payment. Joining us this week are Cofense Cyber Threat Intelligence Analysts Brad Haas and Aaron Riley to talk about this latest move by threat actors.

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Avaddon Ransomware Joins Data Exfiltration Trend

Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims

Cofense Submerge has gone Virtual

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