Recorded Future

Former NYC CISO on creating cyber ‘center of gravity’

by • 5 months ago

On the Priorities Podcast: Geoff Brown, the former head of NYC Cyber Command, reflects on building the city’s information security agency.

Why aren't schools required to report ransomware?

by • 10 months ago

Better ransomware reporting could help improve defense against the cyberattacks — why aren't schools required to report their attacks?

Criminal underground thrived on states' pandemic unemployment programs

by • 1 year ago

The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, created to support gig workers, has become one of the leading targets of fraud, a Recorded Future report found.

The 'real consequences' of ransomware against schools

by • 2 years ago

"It’s sort of a morbid joke that instead of a snow day, schools now have cyber days," one speaker said during an online talk on ransomware against K-12 schools.

Texas ransomware incident could be 'new type' of cyberattack

by • 3 years ago

"This is the first time we have seen a simultaneous attack like this," a cybersecurity researcher told StateScoop of the attack that hit 22 local government organizations across Texas at once.

Report: Ransomware attacks against state and local government are on the rise

by • 3 years ago

Reports of ransomware attacks against state and local governments jumped 39 percent in 2018, according to research from cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.