Understanding Ransomware: A Brief Overview

Author(s):

Caleb Townsend, Staff Writer, United States Cybersecurity Magazine

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Baltimore, Maryland, Atlanta, Georgia, and South Carolina are three of the recent areas that have been grabbing headlines with reports of ransomware attacks. These attacks range from small hiccups during the business day to dispatch…

Social Media Data Exploitation

Author(s):

Caleb Townsend, Staff Writer, United States Cybersecurity Magazine

A man looks through graphs and charts of data exploitation in a futuristic black and grey room.

Former data analytics contractor Christopher Wylie blew the whistle on an independent company for harvesting the Facebook information of more than 50 million people in the United States, resulting in one of the most…