24 April 2020
Qatar has recorded 2,033 email, URL, and file threats related to the COVID-19 coronavirus in Q1 2020, the second-highest in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), according to new research from Trend...
12 April 2020
For as long as technology has existed, cybercrime has been the likely nemesis. The Internet, with all of its possibilities, was never part of a large-scale evolution plan; it just happened, and when...
13 March 2020
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, released its 2019 security roundup report. Ransomware continued to be a mainstay cyber threat last year....
13 December 2017
Ransomware is today the number one cyber threat to businesses. Since cyberextortion first appeared in 1989 as “PC Cyborg,” it has grown, evolved, and come into widespread use among hackers—and in...
11 June 2017
Written by: Charles Habak (pictured): Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton MENA; Wayne Loveless: Principal at Booz Allen Hamilton MENA.  WannaCry or Wcry represents the latest version of a growing...
21 May 2017
The Infoblox Intelligence Unit observed two global malware outbreaks on Friday, May 12. Although there is no indication that the two attacks were related, both were ransomware attacks with the goal...
18 August 2016
After slowing slightly in mid-2015, ransomware has overall regained its rapid growth rate. According to the June 2016 McAfee Labs Threats Report, total ransomware grew 116% year-over-year for the...
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