June 24, 2021 August 3, 2021 / 3 minute read / By GLS Team
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Training Up to Defend Against Ransomware Cyberattacks
Reports show ransomware attacks are up over 200% from 2020. These breaches are costly and affect not only systems and data but also physical security of machines and process lines in production facilities. Impacting production lines can have devastating or even deadly results.
We know that most ransomware is distributed through phishing attacks, which gives the hackers broad access to a company’s systems. Organizations need to embrace training their employees. The responsibility lies at the executive level of the organization, up to and including its Board of Directors.
Jury duty scams are showing up with increased frequency around the U.S. in the past month. Scammers are targeting their victims by claiming they failed to appear in court for jury duty. They threaten the victims with arrest unless they pay a hefty fine via wire or bank fund transfers or money orders.
Find out how phone and email jury duty scams are perpetrated and what to do if you’ve been contacted.
Another day, another data breach. This seems to be the mantra of 2021. It seems the pandemic has been the perfect breeding ground for more targeted, meticulous attacks across industries. Let’s take a look at the first half of 2021 and assess the damage.READ MORE
Webinar: How to Create a Successful Security Awareness Program
September 22, 2021
Host: Suzanne Gorman, Vice President, Information Security, and Risk Management Evangelist