FBI Seeks Extra Funds to Fight Ransomware, Other Threats

This Data Breach alert was published at 24.06.2021 21.58 on Data Breach Today.

Director Christopher Wray Describes Cybersecurity Priorities
The FBI is requesting $40 million in additional funding for its fiscal 2022 budget to help combat and counter ransomware attacks and other cyberthreats. The bureau is also requesting $15 million to help strengthen its internal security infrastructure as well as address network vulnerabilities.

Read the rest of this article here. 

Ransomware Attack on Eye Clinic Chain Affects 500,000

Analysis: CISA’s Conclusions on Firewall Missteps