From our colleagues at Webroot, here’s a summary of the nastiest malware of the year. As you might expect, COVID-19 related attacks were on the rise. Ransomware continues to dominate, as measured by the amount of devastation that malware in this category caused.
From Webroot: The Nastiest Malware of 2020
- Why We Don’t Let Users Choose Their Own Passwords, and How to Make it Easy to Enter Your Passwords Anyway
- From the Times: Global Chip Shortage Is Making Industries Sweat
- From NCSC: The Rise of Ransomware – Company is Attacked by the Same Hackers TWICE!
- From Krebs on Security – Whistleblower: Ubiquiti Breach “Catastrophic”