Russian hackers have targeted a Milwaukee-based cloud hosting firm, potentially endangering the safety of nursing home patients. The hackers used the Ryuk ransomware, demanding a $14 million bitcoin ransom for the decryption key. The attack has affected electronic health record and medication administration data, with the nursing home organizations being the main clients of the affected firm. Ryuk ransomware attacks have been increasing in frequency and targeting smaller operations. VCPI is currently working to restore access to critical data.
Iran-based hacking group APT34 has launched a new cyber espionage operation, according to cybersecurity firm Trend Micro. The group has been infecting victims with the