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‘Holy moly!’: Inside Texas’ fight against a ransomware hack

DALLAS ((DailyNews)) — It was the start of a steamy Friday two Augusts ago when Jason Whisler settled in for a working breakfast at the Coffee Ranch restaurant in the …

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Microsoft Exchange hack caused by China, US and allies say

WASHINGTON ((DailyNews)) — The Biden administration and Western allies formally blamed China on Monday for a massive hack of Microsoft Exchange email server software and asserted that criminal hackers associated …

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Latest hack to test Biden’s vow for consequences for Russia

WASHINGTON ((DailyNews)) — President Joe Biden said he would “deliver” a message to Russian President Vladimir Putin about the latest ransomware attacks targeting American businesses, setting up a test of …

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NSA discloses hacking methods it says are used by Russia

WASHINGTON ((DailyNews)) — U.S. and British agencies disclosed on Thursday details of “brute force” methods they say have been used by Russian intelligence to try to break into the cloud …

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Irish health system targeted in ‘serious’ ransomware attack

LONDON ((DailyNews)) — Ireland’s health service shut down its IT systems on Friday after being targeted in a ransomware attack by what it called “international criminals.” Appointments and elective surgeries …

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Ransomware gangs get more aggressive against law enforcement

RICHMOND, Va., ((DailyNews)) — Police Chief Will Cunningham came to work four years ago to find that his six-officer department was the victim of a crime. Hackers had taken advantage …

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