ZorroSign Awarded for Global Sustainability Leadership

2022 Sustainability Award Winners Announced by the Business Intelligence Group ZorroSign, a global leader in blockchain-based digital signature solutions, today announced its acceptance of a Sustainability Leadership Award from the 2022 Sustainability Awards program presented by the Business Intelligence Group. The Sustainability Awards honor those people, teams and organisations who have made sustainability an integral part of their business practice or overall mission. “For some ‘sustainability’ is an initiative, and for some a mission,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer, Business Intelligence Group. “We are so proud to reward and recognise all of our winners and finalists who have made … Continue reading ZorroSign Awarded for Global Sustainability Leadership

Huawei to address future cybersecurity challenges at CSIS 2022

Huawei will showcase its cybersecurity capabilities and thought leadership role at the third Cybersecurity Innovation Series (CSIS) UAE Chapter in Dubai on September 6-7. Endorsed by the UAE Cyber Security Council, CSIS brings together ICT industry leaders and cybersecurity professionals to explore steps organizations should take to remain resilient and adapt to the ever-evolving nature of cyber-attacks. Huawei experts will participate in keynotes, discussions and panels throughout the event. Aloysius Cheang, Chief Security Officer, Huawei UAE, will recommend a “return to basics to address cybersecurity challenges of the future” in a keynote on the first day. Meanwhile, Ashraf Esmat Khalil, … Continue reading Huawei to address future cybersecurity challenges at CSIS 2022

The Next Wave of Ransomware

By: Edwin Weijdema, Global Technologist, Veeam Software Ransomware as a trend will continue to affect businesses across the world – with attack types and tactics from cybercriminals evolving all the time. As attacks get more sophisticated, so do the consequences of falling victim to ransomware and the complexity of the clean-up. The stakes are therefore higher than ever for businesses when it comes to protecting against ransomware attacks. Organisations need to understand the emerging trends that we will see gather speed, and prepare their defences for the ransomware onslaught. Make your business insurable: The tension between insurers and businesses affected … Continue reading The Next Wave of Ransomware

Hive, LockBit and BlackCat Ransomware Gangs Consecutively Attack the Same Network, Sophos Reports

Targeted Organization Received Three Different Ransomware Notes for Triple Encrypted Files  Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced in the Sophos X-Ops Active Adversary whitepaper, “Multiple Attackers: A Clear and Present Danger,” that Hive, LockBit and BlackCat, three prominent ransomware gangs, consecutively attacked the same network. The first two attacks took place within two hours, and the third attack took place two weeks later. Each ransomware gang left its own ransom demand, and some of the files were triple encrypted. “It’s bad enough to get one ransomware note, let alone three,” said John Shier, senior security advisor at … Continue reading Hive, LockBit and BlackCat Ransomware Gangs Consecutively Attack the Same Network, Sophos Reports