You are here : About Us  >  Tech Talk Blog
Welcome to Southwest Cyber's Tech Talk Blog!
Archive by category: NewsReturn
WannaCry Ransomware in Global Circulation
On Friday, 12 May 2017, a large international cyber-attack began the spread of the WannaCrypt0r 2.0 file-encryption ransomware (aka WannaCry). Systems which are behind on Windows updates, or running older unsupported operating systems (Windows XP and Server 2003, for example), are particularly vulnerable. Over 230,000 machines in 150 countries were initially affected. Steps have been taken by the international security to stem the tide of the initial outbreak, but variants are sure to appear ...
Read More
| Categories: News | Tags: | View Count: (475)

Level 3 Nationwide Outage

posted on
Level 3 had a nationwide outage yesterday that disrupted service for many customers and dependent carriers.
Read More
| Categories: News | Tags: | View Count: (592)
A new ransomware that pretends to be from a fake organization called the Central Security Treatment Organization has been discovered.
Read More
| Categories: News | Tags: ransomware | View Count: (639)
There is a new email going around that appears to be from Microsoft and is claiming to be an email account verification message.
Read More
| Categories: News | Tags: | View Count: (614)
Until recently, Apple users have felt relatively safe from malware. That is no longer the case.
Read More
| Categories: News | Tags: | View Count: (713)
Page 1 of 3 FirstPrevious [1]23 Last