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NYPD Fingerprint Database Computers Infected with Ransomware(November 25, 2019) A contractor installing a digital display at the New York City Police Department inadvertently infected computers connected to the department’s LiveScan fingerprint tracking system. The malware was introduced when the contractor plugged… Read More ›

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New Russian Law Requires Devices Sold Have Russian Software Pre-Installed(November 21, 2019) Russia’s parliament has passed a law that would prohibit the sale of certain electronic devices that do not have Russian software pre-installed. The law affects smartphones, computers, and smart… Read More ›

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Malware Found on Indian Nuclear Plant Network The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) detected malware on its network earlier this year, but noted that the affected computer was part of the plant’s administrative network and isolated from the… Read More ›

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Ransomware Targeting Canadian Businesses and Municipalities(October 14, 2019) A dental clinic in Toronto, Ontario, was hit with ransomware last week. The office was locked out of 19 of its 22 computers for at least a day; the clinic did not pay… Read More ›