Tag: cybercriminal groups


3 biggest cyber risks from the Ukraine-Russia conflict

February 28, 2022

Via: CSO Online

The invasion of Ukraine by Russia is reason enough for all CISOs to place their teams at a heightened state of alert and readiness in the event of deleterious cyber actions by nation-state actors or the cybercriminal groups. Three areas […]

Cybersecurity, Federal, Policy

US Treasury Department ban on ransomware payments puts victims in tough position

October 22, 2020

Via: CSO Online

Earlier this month, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) warned organizations making ransomware payments that they risk violating economic sanctions imposed by the government against cybercriminal groups or state-sponsored hackers. The advisory has the potential to […]