Just last week JBS, one of the worlds largest meat suppliers became yet another victim of a cyberattack. This just weeks after Colonial Pipeline, the largest pipeline system for refined oil products in the U.S., was hit by a similar ransomware attack. On Monday, June 1st, a team member from the JBS plant in Grand Island, Nebraska, wrote: "This weekend our company was the target of a cyberattack that has impacted our IT systems. As a result, we will not operate tomorrow. ONLY MAINTENANCE AND SHIPPING ARE SCHEDULED TO WORK." As a result of the cyberattack, JBS will resume all of its operations on Wednesday, June 9th. After further inspection, officials uncovered that REvil (Sodinokibi), a Russian-speaking gang, is the group behind this most recent ransomware attack.
Internet Explorer is finally coming to an end. Microsoft announced this past week that they plan to retire Internet Explorer. This will go into effect June 15th, 2022 in order for Microsoft Edge to continue to grow. In the past five years, Microsoft has been trying to switch all users over to Microsoft Edge, which was first revealed in 2015.
Ransomware groups are making the front page. Considering the most recent cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline, ransomware attackers are are on everyone's radar. Every company and organization, big or small, are ensuring that their information is safe, because no matter the size of a business, nobody is completely invisible.
Your business revolves around the technology you use, and when something goes wrong, it can derail an entire project. Your employees are frustrated and searching for answers as precious time is being wasted.
Ransomware attacks. How can you prevent them? How do you make sure your organization does not fall victim to these hackers?
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Today cybersecurity is no longer an option, but a necessity. Has your organization implemented the proper security measures to ensure your information is safe? Get access to our On Demand webinar, Assessing The Modern Cybersecurity Landscape, as we lead the discussion around de-mystifying the modern security landscape. This event is co-hosted by eSentire who will share some key ways to mitigate these risks. We will be discussing:
"Vision, Traction and Healthy." Three words Michael Halperin, a Certified EOS ImplementerTM ,believes it will help increase the value of any business. "So, if you want to maximize the value of your business all you need to do is increase profitability and growth while reducing risk”, says Michael. “Sounds simple, right? What is not simple is accomplishing that”.