Cyber News Rundown: Edition 4/21/17

April 21, 2017By Connor Madsen

The Cyber News Rundown brings you the latest happenings in cyber news weekly. Who am I? I’m Connor Madsen, a Webroot Threat Research Analyst, and a guy with a passion for all things…read more

Cyber News Rundown: Edition 4/14/17

April 14, 2017By Connor Madsen

The Cyber News Rundown brings you the latest happenings in cyber news weekly. Who am I? I’m Connor Madsen, a Webroot Threat Research Analyst, and a guy with a passion for all things…read more

7 dangerous subject lines

April 6, 2017By Mike Rush

Email attacks are the most common methods for initiating ransomware and phishing scams. Attackers want you to open an infected attachment or click a malicious link, and unwittingly download malware to your machine….read more

Phone Spoofing Unpacked

April 4, 2017By LeVar Battle

Raise your hand if you’ve ever received a call from a company, unsolicited, that got aggressive? Maybe the caller wouldn’t hang up or kept calling back. Maybe the caller asked for money or…read more

Cyber News Rundown: Edition 3/31/17

March 31, 2017By Connor Madsen

The Cyber News Rundown brings you the latest happenings in cyber news weekly. Who am I? I’m Connor Madsen, a Webroot Threat Research Analyst, and a guy with a passion for all things…read more

Celebrate World Backup Day the Smarter Way

March 31, 2017By Mike Rush

Don’t wait for a system failure, ransomware attack, or for your laptop to be stolen before you start thinking about backing up your data. Why back up? According to a 2016 study by…read more

Ransomware: a Modern Threat to Public Safety

March 28, 2017By Mike Rush

Ransomware authors are pivoting their attacks from individuals to government entities and health care institutions, causing a threat to public safety. Traditionally, crypto ransomware targeted individuals and encrypted their personal data and files…read more

Cyber News Rundown: Edition 3/24/17

March 24, 2017By Connor Madsen

The Cyber News Rundown brings you the latest happenings in cyber news weekly. Who am I? I’m Connor Madsen, a Webroot Threat Research Analyst, and a guy with a passion for all things…read more