Expert Insight On Clinical Trials Hit By Ransomware Attack On Health Tech Firm

Health Care Security Gaps

A Philadelphia company that sells software used in hundreds of clinical trials, including the crash effort to develop tests, treatments and a vaccine for the coronavirus, was hit by a ransomware attack that has slowed some of those trials over the past two weeks. The attack on eResearchTechnology, which has not previously been reported, began two […]

Experts On UK’s HMRC ‘Bombarded’ By 5,000 Malicious Email Attacks Every Day

Flawed Email Archiving Presidential Campaign

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC), the British central tax office, has been bombarded with 521,582 malicious email attacks over the last three months, according to official figures released today. The data, which was obtained by the Parliament Street think tank cyber security research team using the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, showed an average of over 5,000 […]