• New CyberArk Labs Research: Analyzing Ransomware and Potential Mitigation Strategies

    Reports of ransomware attacks continue to escalate, as we’ve explored in recent posts. The FBI reported that cyber criminals used ransomware to extort $209 million from enterprise organizations in the first three months of 2016 alone. This form of malware …

  • Ransomware is on the Rise

    Research shows that most advanced attacks today start with phishing or spam emails sent to non-privileged business users. These phishing attacks often utilize ransomware – a form of sophisticated malware that blocks access to sensitive files by encrypting them and …

  • Combatting the Threat of Enterprise Ransomware

    Ransomware has been around for decades, but it’s quickly gaining popularity among attackers. In 2015, the FBI received 2,453 complaints about ransomware, costing victims more than $24 million dollars – and those are only the cases that were reported. Those …

  • Minimize Ransomware Threats While Achieving Security and Productivity with Least Privilege and Application Control

    It’s hard to open a newspaper or scroll through daily headlines without seeing new reports of extortion and blackmail through the use of ransomware – a type of malicious software designed to prevent access to information on a computer system …