Student And Staff Data From Area School District Were Dumped On The Dark Web, And Parents And Staffers Had No ClueIf your child’s school gets hacked and their personal information gets stolen, you might never hear about it. CBS 2 found one southwest suburban school district that was targeted. Private information was taken with parents and staff caught completely off guard. That is -- until CBS 2 Investigator Dana Kozlov told them.
Ransomware Attack Renders LaSalle County Government Computers UnusableHackers looking to score cash are now targeting the government in LaSalle County, Illinois.
Insurance Policy Payouts May Fuel Ransomware AttacksSome cybersecurity professionals are concerned that insurance policies designed to limit the damage of ransomware attacks might be encouraging hackers, who see insurers covering increasingly large ransoms and choose to target the type of institutions likely to have coverage.
Global "Ransomware" Attack Spreads To More Than 200,000 ComputersExperts said the WannaCry attack has spread to at least 150 countries.
Business Beware: What To Know About RansomwareIt's best for small business owners to believe that your own data is at risk, no matter how mundane it may seem.
2 Investigators: Hackers Using ‘Ransomware’ To Hold Computers HostageThe 2 Investigators reveal it's almost impossible to stop these modern-day cyber-pirates.
Feds Warn Computer Users Of "Ransomware"The FBI has issued warning about a growing type of malicious Internet software that could take your computer hostage, along with all the data stored on it.