65 percent of businesses hit by ransomware lost a significant amount or all of their data.
The 4,736 Bitcoin stolen from NiceHash have surged in value over the past few days.
It also dropped throughout 2017, a recent study found.
The quarter saw an average of 153 attacks per firm.
The vulnerability was disclosed publicly yesterday on Twitter.
Three Chinese nationals are alleged to have run a six-year campaign aimed at stealing corporate data.
That's a 35 percent increase over the previous quarter.
'Russia is seeking to undermine the international system,' Martin said.
Such attacks often begin around the Thanksgiving holiday.
Both companies have released security updates.
The cybersecurity startup gets the attention of Cisco and Japanese telecommunications company NTT Docomo.
The attacks present a particular threat to small businesses.
While offensive attacks and zero-day vulnerabilities often grab headlines, understanding risk is the key to security.
Botract attack method revealed at SecTor security conference could enable a botnet to be as resilient and as distributed as the Ethereum blockchain itself.
The company doesn't yet know how many locations were affected.
Still, 89 percent say they're confident in their organization's cyber security stance.
The vulnerability and phishing attack should both be easy to resolve -- but they're thriving.
In comparison, just 38 percent worry about their car being stolen or broken into, a recent survey found.