3 Iranians Hacked NJ Township, Hundreds of US Victims in Global Conspiracy: Feds
The three accused hackers are thought to be in Iran and have not been arrested, but the Justice Department says the charges make it “functionally impossible” for them to leave the country.
This College is Shutting Down After a ‘Ransomware' Attack. Here's How They Work
Lincoln College in Illinois will close its doors after the pandemic and a cyberattack weakened the institution. Ransomware attacks can start with an attacker buying or guessing a password that allows access to their target’s systems, information security analyst Allan Liska says on LX News. He explains how these attacks can happen and how to dodge them.
Illinois College, Hit by Ransomware Attack, to Shut Down
Lincoln College, which broke ground in 1865, is one of only a handful of rural American colleges that qualify as predominantly Black institutions by the Department of Education.
Ransomware Persists Even as High-Profile Attacks Have Slowed
In the months since President Joe Biden warned Russian leader Vladimir Putin to crack down on ransomware gangs in his country, there hasn’t been a massive attack like the one last May that resulted in gasoline shortages.