Rain's weekly updates #25


A couple employees at Wichita State University got fooled by a scam which allowed cybercriminals to change the employee’s personal banking details to be routed to the their bank account.

According to a recent study, ransomware attacks could amount to $11.5 billion in 2019.

A new malware uses threats of debt and missed payments to lure victims into downloading a bank Trojan.

The city of Sammamish has declared an emergency after their computer system got hit with a ransomware attack.

Over the past year, security researchers have taken down around 100,000 malware sites.

Here’s how Sophos deals with one of the most costly and destructive threats to US businesses right now.

The Salisbury Police Department’s entire internal computer network was hit with a ransomware attack.