“Hackers learn from effective programs”
Cybercriminals have been taking note of the effectiveness recent ransomware outbreaks. Recent Trojan’s have equipped aspects of these malwares with a worm propogation model that helps it spread.
“Some patients open to hackers”
Plastic Surgery Associates of South Dakota has announced a data breach that has left patients in the Sioux Falls, Dakota Dunes, Yanktown, Mitchell, Watertown, and Spencer locations. In a recent statement, the firm revealed it learned of the attack in February and has hired third party experts to determine what data was specifically accessed.
“Transport agency incident cited”
Two senior officials from the Swedish government have resigned due to the embarrassing data breach incident last week that exposed citizens sensitive data. Home affairs minister Anders Ygeman and infrastructure minister Anna Johansson have resigned over the scandal.