Kaseya Gets Tool to Unlock Data After Ransomware Attack

The technology provider at the center of a ransomware attack this month said it obtained a tool to unlock data targeted by hackers in an incident that disrupted hundreds of firms in several countries. Miami-based Kaseya Ltd. on Thursday said it received

Biden Spoke to Putin About Ransomware Attack

WASHINGTON—President Biden warned Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday the U.S. would take “any necessary action” to defend U.S. infrastructure and businesses from ransomware attacks, the White House said, after another wave of attacks last week illustrated the threat posed by criminal

What We Know About the Kaseya Ransomware Attack

A group of Russian hackers calling themselves REvil is demanding $70 million to unlock computers swept up in a widespread ransomware attack that started to unfold July 2. It is the latest of such high-profile incidents that the U.S. government has been

Technology Provider Kaseya Warns of Cyberattack

Kaseya Ltd. warned Friday afternoon that a key software tool used by companies to manage technology at other businesses may have been the target of a cyberattack. Kaseya advised customers to shut their copies of its VSA platform immediately. VSA is used

Ransomware Attack Roiled JBS, Then Farmers, Restaurants

Employees at the U.S. division of JBS SA, JBSAY -0.68% the world’s largest meat company, noticed something wrong in their computer systems over Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial kickoff for the busy summer grilling season. The culprit, a ransomware attack, didn’t just